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Children's-privacy suit against Google revived by US Ninth Circuit

By Madeline Hughes
  • 28 Dec 2022 20:20
  • 28 Dec 2022 21:06
A privacy lawsuit against Google was revived today when the US Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act’s preemption clause doesn't block complementary state laws, and that state laws can indeed bolster the federal law.
“Hewing closely to the language of the preemption clause,

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Madeline Hughes


Madeline is a data privacy and security reporter based in Washington, DC. She got her start in journalism in local news, covering anything and everything in Maryland, Vermont, New Hampshire and Massachusetts before coming to DC to report on tech.

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