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Questions about how the government has dealt with complaints about an ad-serving firm that monitors web traffic are being asked ahead of an EU enquiry.
In the House of Lords Lib Dem peer Baroness Miller has asked a series of questions about the nature of talks between the government and Phorm.
Critics have asked why the Home Office has not intervened over secret Phorm trials BT conducted in 2006 and 2007.
The EU has asked the UK government to clarify the situation.