Queenstown: False Madeleine McCann Sighting
Queenstown: False Madeleine McCann
Queenstown Police investigating a reported
sighting of missing British girl Madeline McCann say they
have identified the young girl seen in Queenstown on New
Years Eve and are 'absolutely satisfied' that she is not the
Detective Sergeant Brian Cameron
declined to release any details of the identified child
stating only that this was not the first occasion that
someone had contacted Police remarking on the similarity
between the two
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Arguably Reassuring: Inspector-General Finds GCSB "Arguably" Legal
Of the 88 individuals:
• 15 cases involving 22 individuals did not have any information intercepted by GCSB.
• another four cases involving five individuals were the subjects of a New Zealand Security Intelligence Service warrant and the GCSB assisted in the execution of the warrants. The Inspector-General is of the view that there were arguably no breaches and the law is unclear.
• the Bureau only provided technical assistance which did not involve interception of communications, involving three of the individuals, so no breach occurred.
• the remaining cases involved the collection of metadata, and the Inspector-General formed the view that there had arguably been no breach, noting once again that the law is unclear.