The US Justice Department and FBI are reportedly investigating Cambridge Analytica

The U.S. Justice Department and the FBI are investigating Cambridge Analytica, a now-defunct political data firm. Cambridge Analytica is embroiled in a scandal over its handling of Facebook user information, which affected millions of accounts on the …

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Tommy Robinson ‘Arrested While Filming Outside Grooming Trial’ in Leeds

English Defence League founder Tommy Robinson claimed he was arrested for breach of the peace outside a courthouse in Leeds.

The right wing activist was streaming a Facebook live video outside Leeds Crown Court, where a grooming trial is reportedly underway, on Friday morning.

Robinson, real name Stephen Lennon, can be seen being led towards the back of a police van and searched in footage posted to his Facebook page.

He can be heard saying: “I’m being arrested? I am being arrested…I’m ‘causing a breach of peace’…I’m being arrested for breaching the peace.

“You’ve all watched this…Can someone get me a solicitor? What does that mean?

“This is free speech…look at this…this is where we’re at.”

Officers can be seen leading Mr Robinson into the back of a police van while reading him his rights.

West Yorkshire Police declined to comment.

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It’s looking more and more like Facebook’s business dodged a bullet with the Cambridge Analytica scandal

Facebook’s reputation has taken a serious hit from the Cambridge Analytica scandal, but the impact on its business is likely to be relatively small, a new report indicates. Most of the social network’s users were unaware of the scandal, according to a …

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Facebook won’t pay compensation for Cambridge Analytica case

BRUSSELS (AP) — Facebook said Thursday it will not compensate users in the scandal over the misuse of their personal data by political consultancy Cambridge Analytica. The company made the statement in a list of written replies to questions by European …

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4 Ways to Reinvent the Facebook/Google Data Model in the Wake of Cambridge Analytica

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Human rights activist with Armenian roots jailed over social media posts

PanARMENIAN.Net – A Turkish court has put Rozerin Zeri , a human rights activist of Armenian origin, in pretrial detention due to her social media posts deemed to be “propaganda on behalf of a terrorist organization,” the Stockholm Center for Freedom reveals. According to a tweet posted by Acun Karadag, a history teacher who was fired with a government decree issued by the Turkish government in the aftermath of a controversial coup attempt on July 15, 2016, Zeri was put behind bars late on Saturday because of Facebook posts that are critical of the Turkish government.

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