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Turns out it's illegal in the UK to buy email dumps and send everyone newsletters/marketing emails -- you need explicit consent (i.e. opt-in) or a pre-existing relationship.


Given the “(EC Directive)” part I assume this is true across the whole EU.

Yeah it’s illegal to break the speed limit, too. If everybody does it and it’s selectively enforced who cares.

The drivers getting tickets.

I found your response very lacking. Why should everyone abandon care? Obviously some speed and others don't.

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