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Parent and consumer advocacy groups claim Facebook allowed children to make expensive in-app purchases on the platform without parental consent in a complaint filed to the Federal Trade Commission on Thursday.

Caroline Spiezio

Caroline covers the intersection of tech and law for Corporate Counsel. She's based in San Francisco. Find her on Twitter @CarolineSpiezio.

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