News is out today about spam fines in both the Netherlands and the UK. In the Netherlands, the authority responsible for enforcing anti-spam legislation has fined one company, Companeo SA, 100,000 euros "for sending spam to mostly business recipients". Details are available on OPTA's website but only in Dutch. You can read it here translated through Google.
Dutch and UK authorities set substantial fines for spam
In the UK, the BBC is reporting that the Information Commissioner (ICO) has fined two people more than????250,000 for sending spam. Details are here.