What are Cookies?
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EU Cookie directive
From May 2012, websites using cookies must gain consent of users before doing so, unless the cookies are strictly required for the site to operate or to satisfy a user request.
There is an exception to the requirement to provide information about cookies and obtain consent where the use of the cookie is:
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Version 1.0, 14 May 2012