Facebook internal emails reveal Mark Zuckerberg may have known about firm's privacy dealings

Mail Online | 6/12/2019 | Annie Palmer For Dailymail.com;Reuters
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Mark Zuckerberg may have known more about Facebook's controversial privacy practices than the company previously let on.

A number of internal emails uncovered by Facebook show Zuckerberg's connection to potentially problematic privacy practices at the company, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing sources close to the situation.

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The emails surfaced as part of Facebook's effort to respond to a continuing federal privacy investigation.

News of the emails caused Facebook shares to drop sharply by 2.5 percent to $173.64 on Wednesday afternoon.

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Many Facebook officials are now concerned that if the emails were released to the public, they might be harmful to the firm, primarily from a public-relations standpoint, according to the Journal.

The Journal report said it could not be determined exactly what emails the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has requested and how many of them relate to Zuckerberg.

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'Facebook and its executives, including Mark, at all times strive to comply with all applicable law, and at no point...
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