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The series of events happened during an elaborate sting operation conducted by , where a reporter posed as a gun advocate to embed himself with the National Rifle Association (NRA) in the U. The undercover journalist, known as Rodger Muller, set up a group called Gun Rights Australia, according to Al Jazeera, and started to get close to the main players of the NRA by claiming he was campaigning for Australia’s strict gun laws to be repealed.
In the video published by Al Jazeera, One Nation leader Pauline Hanson’s chief lieutenant James Ashby and Queensland branch leader Steve Dickson are recorded during a visit to Washington DC last year talking to the media relations team of the NRA about strategies that would help to weaken Australian gun laws.
There is a fine line between what is legal and illegal when using spy cameras and hidden cameras in the US.
The gray areas make it hard for most employers to know when they are crossing the line and invading the privacy of their employees.
“This was not about sourcing money from the NRA, it was about sourcing technology, sourcing an understanding about how they operate,” Ashby told the media.
The regulations governing the recording of audio information are generally more stringent than those on video surveillance.The legality of spying is both an ethical and moral issue.While the federal law generally regards spying as legal, there are instances when spying becomes illegal.A senior member of Pauline Hanson’s One Nation has has been caught trying to secure millions of dollars from the US pro-gun lobby, according to an explosive report by Al Jazeera.Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison has described the revelation as “deeply concerning”.