Backbytes: Fraudster's attempt to use 'right to be forgotten' backfires with £30k legal bill

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Jailed in 2007 over a £51m VAT scam, convicted fraudster Malcolm Edwards fails in bid to have news reports of his crimes erased

How long before the so-called "right to be forgotten" is extended to criminal records? Well, they already are, to some extent, with the concept of spent convictions. Maybe, when a conviction is spent,...

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