Conspiracy! The Show – Ep. 127 – The UK Spycop Scandal

Adam and Laura dive into a controvery in England about undercover cops initiating sexual relationships with activists just to spy on them.

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Reference Links

The UK Spycop Scandal

Stephen Lawrence and the Special Demonstration Squad

https://www.theguardian.com/uk/2012/jan/03/how-stephen-lawrence-changed-britain

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2019/jul/16/black-undercover-officer-who-spied-on-stephen-lawrence-campaign-named

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2018/apr/17/stephen-lawrence-police-officer-allegedly-spied-family-identified-david-hagan

Sex Cops

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2015/nov/20/met-police-apologise-women-had-relationships-with-undercover-officers

https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2013/jun/22/undercover-police-lovers

Dead Children

https://www.theguardian.com/uk/2013/feb/03/police-spies-identities-dead-children

A Cosmetics Company Gets Involved

https://uk.lush.com/article/spycops-scandal-why-police-spying-campaigning-citizens-should-be-exposed

https://www.elle.com/beauty/a21098901/spycop-lush-cosmetics-explainer/

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