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keithpeter Silver badge

Ethics committees?

"Smith says that such work should go through review processes akin to those for drug trials – which would probably have rejected the handover of 1.6 million patient records. "

Strange how shiny IT makes pretty standard ethics procedures fly out of the window. Special case of Jaron Lanier's 'siren servers' perhaps??

Coat: glad they didn't get fined. Mine's the one with the appointment card in the pocket.

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