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Privacy watchdog ICO slashes its fines in half

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Re: It is and always has been

The real reason fines have halved is that the ICO is terrified of issuing serious penalties against private sector offenders. There are less local government/NHS bodies being sanctioned now, and they were the only one ones the ICO was comfortable hitting with big numbers.

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