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Delivering unrivalled live Delivering unrivalled live coverage - this is Sky News,

Australia's news channel. This is PM Agenda.

Good afternoon welcome to

the program I am David Speers. How would you Speers. How would you feel

about your phone calls and

e-mails being held on file

able to be accessed by law

enforcement agencies, for two

years? Well the

Attorney-General used to have

concerns about it, Nicola

Roxon just months ago said

that she wasn't convinced

that the benefits for law enforcement outweighed the

costs to privacy and the cost

to the private sector. But in

a speech today, the

Attorney-General has spoken

strongly in favour of these

sweeping new security powers.

Coming up we will have a look

what they would actually

involve, and we will be