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Facebook Shouldn't Intimidate You, Privacy Watchdog Tells Court

  • Belgian privacy regulator suing Facebook over its use of data
  • Facebook argues it's subject to Irish, not Belgian law

Belgian regulators urged a judge not to be intimidated by Facebook Inc. as they sought an order forcing the U.S. company to change its privacy policies to comply with local law.

The Belgian Privacy Commission is one of several European regulators that have taken issue with Facebook’s handling of user data.