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Data-nicking UK car repairman jailed six months instead of copping a fine

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Re: Creative

"So the Data Protection Act urgently needs to be amended to provide for prison terms and criminal conviction as well."

The GDPR, which the UK enacted in May this year does. This case almost certainly predates that, so the option was not available to them.

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