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to observe or listen in secret to obtain information

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listen without the speaker's knowledge

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He continued: "We certainly must have eavesdropped on them and gathered intelligence on various subjects.
88) Thus, evidence "derived from" an illegally eavesdropped conversation can be suppressed at trial.
When information is read by an authorized reader, not using BAC, it is transmitted without additional security and could be eavesdropped on.
The second section covers three studies of visitors using electronic guidebooks in a historic house: one study with open air audio played through speakers and two studies with eavesdropped audio.
Though the NSA eavesdropped on most countries from the moment it began operating, the agency's principal mission had changed by the mid-1990s and it spent most of its time listening in on friendly states and allies.
The ACLU went to court after Chicago Tribune columnist John Kass wrote that City Hall aide John O'Rourke eavesdropped on a conversation he had with streets and sanitation Commissioner Al Sanchez.
Following the order of former Chief of the Administration for Security and Counterintelligence, Arben Labenista was eliminated from the political structure of BDI and was replaced by Vice Premier Musa Xhaferi, close friend of Mijalkov, which was noticed on the eavesdropped telephone conversations, informs "Lajm".
Erol Rizaov in Utrinski vesnik comments that we don't need to listen to the eavesdropped recordings but we need to start thinking with our own heads, posing the most fundamental question: what was accomplished so far, from the basic strategic goals which make one country democratic, free and prosperous?
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- US State Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki has said US and Turkish officials have discussed the allegations claiming the US eavesdropped on Turkey.
The NSA allegedly eavesdropped on cardinals before the conclave in March 2013 to elect the new Pope, including calls between them and Cardinal Bergoglio who was elected and chose the name Pope Francis.
The state's Department of Motor Vehicles also issued a warrant for his arrest, accusing him of having eavesdropped on federal agents in order to illegally obtain driver's license information.
Namely, "Squipmedia" informed that BESA representatives demanded eavesdropped materials from SDSM in order to use them in their political war against BDI and PDSH.
If the allegation is true that the UK mainly eavesdropped on Turkey with regard to the energy sector, Kapusuz said, this proves that Turkey turning into an energy hub bothers certain powers in the world.
The coordinator of SDSM's parliamentary group, Goran Sugarevski, who considers that Ivanov is the "militant of Prime Minister Gruevski", said that he disproves of the legitimacy of Ivanov's nomination and mentioned the eavesdropped telephone conversations.