Truth is, lie detectors have no place in any civilised society

By David Biles
Updated April 18 2018 - 10:57pm, first published August 15 2012 - 3:00am

Arecent article in the London Daily Telegraph under the heading ''Police trialling lie detector tests in Britain'' should be a matter of great concern to all British citizens, but also to all Australians as we tend to follow Britain in many areas of law enforcement and criminal justice. It would be a dangerous trend if we started down that path.

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