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Facebook to Pay $725 Million to settle Lawsuit Over Cambridge Analytica Data Leak
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Facebook to Pay $725 Million to settle Lawsuit Over Cambridge Analytica Data Leak

In order to resolve a protracted class-action lawsuit started in 2018, Meta Platforms, the parent company of Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp, has agreed to pay $725 million. The legal issue arose in response to disclosures that the social media behemoth had permitted Cambridge Analytica and other third-party apps to access users' personal information for political advertising without their consent. The planned settlement, which was originally reported by Reuters last week, is the most recent fine that the corporation has had to pay as a result of numerous privacy-related incidents over the years. It still needs to be approved by a federal judge in the U.S. District Court's San Francisco division read the complete article Facebook to Pay $725 Million to settle Lawsuit Over Cambridg...