SeaWorld will pay $5 million to settle fraud probe
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SeaWorld and its former CEO have agreed to pay more than $5 million to settle a federal probe into allegations of fraud at the marine animal park company.

SeaWorld was accused of misleading investors about how much of an effect the documentary film "Blackfish" had on the company's reputation and business, the Securities and Exchange Commission said Tuesday.

The 2013 documentary, which was produced by CNN, was heavily critical of the way SeaWorld treated the orcas it held in captivity. The...


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