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The Justice Ministry has decided in principle to exempt the media from being wiretapped in a bill currently before the Diet, ministry sources said Tuesday.

The bill, part of a package of measures targeting organized crime, will allow law enforcement authorities to monitor communications during investigations of organized crime.

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