Hey, spammer, leave those kids alone

Wednesday, 16 August 2006, 1:39 AM EST

A pair of firms accused of sending unsolicited emails about gambling and alcoholic drinks to children are being sued by the State of Michigan.

RR Media and Data Stream Group allegedly violated criminal and civil anti-spam laws by spamvertising gambling websites and alcoholic beverages to kids, according to a statement by Michigan attorney general Mike Cox.

At The Register.

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