New York’s Probe of Facebook Backed by 46 Attorneys General

HeadlineOct 23, 2019

New York state Attorney General Letitia James announced that the state’s probe of Facebook for violating antitrust regulations is now backed by attorneys general from 46 other states and territories. James said the probe is looking at whether Facebook put consumer data at risk, reduced the quality of consumers’ choices and increased the price of advertising. This comes as Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies today on Capitol Hill.

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