Consumer groups accuse Facebook of duping children
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WASHINGTON - More than a dozen children's advocacy groups on Thursday accused Facebook of knowingly deceiving children into racking up fees from games on its social network, the latest in a string of complaints against the Menlo Park company sent to federal regulators.

The groups called on the Federal Trade Commission to investigate whether Facebook violated consumer protection and child privacy laws by duping children into making in-app purchases in games like "Angry Birds," "PetVille" and...

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