"The documents emanate from a court case against Facebook by the app developer Six4Three in California, and reveal that Sandberg considered European data protection legislation a “critical” threat. The documents include details of how Facebook:
- Lobbied politicians across Europe in a strategic operation to head off “overly restrictive” GDPR legislation.
- Threatened to withhold investment from countries unless they supported or passed Facebook-friendly laws."
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