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Facebook fined $5 billion for mishandling users' data

CBS News Monday, 15 July 2019
Regulators at the FTC have slapped Facebook with a record fine, but some lawmakers are criticizing the nearly $5 billion penalty as a drop in the bucket. CNET editor-at-large Ian Sherr joins CBSN with more.
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