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Facebook sued for alleged housing discrimination

The Department of Housing and Urban Development is suing Facebook for alleged housing discrimination. It filed charges against the Menlo Park internet giant on March 28 for allegedly violating the Fair Housing Act by "encouraging, enabling and causing housing discrimination" through the company's advertising platform, according to a HUD press release.

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