Facebook Ordered to Stand Trial Over Claims That It Scanned Users’ Messages

by David Cohen
U.S. District Judge Phyllis Hamilton in Oakland, Calif., dismissed some claims in a class-action lawsuit against Facebook but ruled that the social network must face claims that it scanned the content of messages sent between users, for advertising purposes, Re/code reported. According to Re/code, Facebook argued that its actions were covered by the Electronic Communications ...Read the full article