Reuters
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Brazil fines Facebook USD 1.6 million over Cambridge Analytica case

Brazil’s Ministry of Justice said on Monday it fined U.S. tech giant Facebook Inc 6.6 million reais ($1.6 million) for improperly sharing user data. The ministry’s department of consumer protection said it had found that data from 443,000 Facebook users was improperly made available to developers of an ...
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The Globe and Mail
Canadian regulators bemoan inability to apply GDPR-style fines

Canadian regulators bemoan inability to apply GDPR-style fines

A small B.C. [British Colombia, Canada] company involved in a scandal that saw the personal information of millions of voters illicitly collected for the purpose of shaping political events around the world will not face financial penalties in Canada for its misuse of data. A joint investigation by ...
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