Lawmakers Want Info On Facebook's User Data Storage

Law360, New York (October 28, 2011, 8:19 PM EDT) -- Federal lawmakers requested information concerning Facebook Inc.'s storage of its users' data in a letter to the social networking giant sent Friday, following the publication of an article that raised concerns among political leaders about the company's privacy policies.

Bipartisan Congressional Privacy Caucus co-chairs Joe Barton, R-Texas, and Edward J. Markey, D-Mass., and members Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., and Carolyn Maloney, D- N.Y., requested information from CEO Mark Zuckerburg about how Facebook stores user data and for how long it keeps data that users request to be...
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