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Tory MEPs 'copy and paste Amazon and Google lobbyist text'

Publisher: 
Daily Telegraph
Publication date: 
14-Feb-2013
Author(s): 
Bruno Waterfield
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While there is no suggestion of wrongdoing or breaches of the parliament's rules, privacy campaigners fear that MEPs are listening to industry and not consumers.

"We would hope that MEPs are taking all sides of the argument into account when making law, not just the richest and most powerful corporate interests," said Anna Fielder, a trustee of Privacy International.