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156K spam text-sending firm to ICO: It wasn't us, Commissioner

Alan Brown Silver badge

Re: 30p/text

> what if the offending company is counting "fines" as part of its "cost of spamming people"

They are. That's why having a right of private action and statutory damages is so important.

It means that rather than getting a token slap on the wrist, they face the very real risk of being sued into non-existence by the people they've annoyed. The death of 1 million papercuts.

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