Lawrence evidence Why is this illegally gathered intelligence admissible in evidence. Surly it is only authorised for and by the intelligence services not general release. If this kind of evidence gathering was prevalent THEN it further endorses claims by security and military experts that constant monitoring inside public homes is the norm NOW. The suspicion that Sky and all digital boxes as well as every mobile phone has the ability to be recorded 24/7 is true. Remember how long ago they placed cameras in a then investigation only crime.