Facebook could face Aussie class action

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Mail Online—Facebook could face a class action over an alleged breach of Australian privacy laws in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal.The Australian...

Facebook is facing multiple class action lawsuits over the Cambridge Analytica scandal (FB). Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images Advocacy group Fair Vote UK is assembling a class action lawsuit against Facebook over its mishandling of people's information. Fair Vote has 84 claimants so far, but 1.1 million British citizens were affected by the breach overall. The news comes after the UK's privacy watchdog said it planned to fine Facebook £500,000 for breaking data protection laws. Data protection lawyer Sean Humber says that Facebook could potentially face a bill running into the hundreds...