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General News    H2'ed 11/25/18

Parliament seizes cache of Facebook Documents re Cambridge Analytica

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Parliament has used its legal powers to seize internal Facebook documents in an extraordinary attempt to hold the US social media giant to account after chief executive Mark Zuckerberg repeatedly refused to answer MPs’ questions. Facebook has lost more than $100bn in value since March when the Observer  exposed how Cambridge Analytica  had harvested data from 87m US users, faces another potential PR crisis. The documents lay out how user data decisions were made in the years before the Cambridge Analytica breach, including what Zuckerberg and senior executives knew.

It is unclear what, if any, legal moves Facebook can make to prevent publication. UK, Canada, Ireland, Argentina, Brazil, Singapore and Latvia will all have representatives joining what looks set to be a high-stakes encounter between Facebook and politicians.

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