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You might argue so, but I guess that the reality of a situation like that, my Lord, would be that if a police officer or somebody I thought was a police officer said, "You need to get somebody down to such-and-such a police station because we've just arrested the captain of the England football team", if I don't tell my boss and respond to that situation, and he decides to ring a main rival, then I have a serious problem. I don't necessarily approve of it personally, but it's hard to mitigate.

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