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Um ... difficult question. Because my role isn't private investigation, as such, I suppose I was fairly neutral as an individual. In terms of looking at it having become aware of the event, it's not altogether surprising that that sort of thing happened. My own experience in my other role regarded a local self-appointed private investigator who was even being investigated by the local news and they did one of those -- not fly on the wall, exposes, documentaries on him and he was offering to bug people's houses. So the fact that people are out there conducting unlawful activities in the name of private investigation isn't a surprise to me, no.

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