Former Police Minister Nick Herbert MP: “clever use of surveillance technology doesn’t recruit terrorists; it puts them in jail.”

Nick Herbert, the former Conservative Minister, has an interesting piece in today’s Times arguing that the government should be allowed to use modern technology to access and monitor communication between terrorist suspects.”The web’s powerful freedom cannot be inviolate when it becomes harmful – whether in allowing children to see pornography or terrorists to plot murder”. Read Nick’s article here: http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/opinion/columnists/article3777338.ece

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