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+ - Canadian law students file Facebook complaint->

Submitted by Chonnawonga
Chonnawonga (1025364) writes "Citing 22 violations of Canadian privacy law, several law students at the University of Ottawa have http://www.cbc.ca/technology/story/2008/05/30/facebook-privacy.htmlfiled an official complaint against Facebook with the federal privacy commissioner. The students allege that Facebook uses private information for marketing purposes without disclosing how it's doing so or obtaining the consent of its users. The privacy commissioner has one year to investigate."
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