YouTube to Pay $170 Million After Allegedly Violating Kid Privacy Law

YouTube was ordered to pay $170 million in fines after allegations surfaced it collected children's information without parental consent.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Google’s video site YouTube has been fined $170 million to settle allegations it collected children’s personal data without their parents’ consent.

The Federal Trade Commission fined Google $136 million and the company will pay an additional $34 million to New York state to resolve similar allegations.

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