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But the proposals were opposed by MP Sajid Javid (Con, Bromsgrove) - who said ticket touts were entrepreneurs providing a valuable service to the public.
The tribunal saw through the pretence and ruled that Rangos "decided to set up Ticket Tout after the collapse of Get Me Tickets, he was integral to the business, controlled its bank accounts and decided how it would operate".
Dave Hardman from Toxteth emailed us to say: "Over the past 20 years or so, the ECHO has ceaselessly lobbied against local football fans being ripped-off by ticket touts and travel companies, so I was rather surprised to see an advert in Saturday night's ECHO for a 'Corporate Company1 offering to pay 'top prices' for tickets for the European Cup final in Athens.
SUPERSTAR Prince has rebelled against ticket touts by refusing to sell advance briefs for his UK shows.
Police have arrested 29 alleged ticket touts since the start of the Games.
Yet despite this senior FA official being outed as a ticket tout, she hasn't been sacked.
RYANAIR announced yesterday it is suing an internet ticket tout claiming it is selling their flights at a higher cost.
A POPULAR Cardiff club is taking on ticket touts by becoming the first venue to have mobile-first tickets.
THE makers of hit musical Hamilton have been praised for winning the war against ticket touts.
TOWN fans have been urged to steer clear of ticket touts and 'rogue traders' selling unofficial merchandise.
HARRY Potter fans have complained about ticket touts and website woes as they tried to snap up seats for the franchise's Cursed Child play.
Managers of artists including Arctic Monkeys, Mumford & Sons, One Direction, Iron Maiden and Ed Sheeran have joined up with leading agents, promoters and music trade bodies to sign declaration against online ticket touts.