Lifting the Veil on the Traffic in Personal Data: Hotel Records for 300 RMB

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Southern Metropolis Daily December 12, 2016 – Rao Lidong and Li Ling

(First translated 09-01-2017)

Mary Mary quite contrary,
How does your garden grow?
With silver bells and cockle shells,
And pretty maids all in a row.

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