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Class Action Alleges Facebook Secretly Harvests Instagram Users’ Facial Scans [UPDATE]

by Corrado Rizzi

Last Updated on September 4, 2020

Whalen v. Facebook, Inc.

Filed: August 10, 2020 § 20-CIV-03346

A class action claims Facebook has illegally harvested the facial scans of more than 100 million Instagram users, including those protected by an Illinois privacy law.


Facebook, Inc.



Case Updates

September 4, 2020 – Facebook Hit with Another Case Alleging Illegal Facial Scanning on Instagram

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Last Updated on September 4, 2020 — 4:09 PM

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