Social Media Aggregator Asks High Court To Review Facebook Computer Fraud Ruling

(March 20, 2017, 1:32 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — In a March 9 petition for certiorari, a social media aggregator asks the U.S. Supreme Court to review a Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals judgment that it says incorrectly found a violation of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) in the accessing of Facebook Inc. users’ accounts despite having obtained their consent to do so (Power Ventures Inc., et al. v. Facebook Inc., No. 16-1105, U.S. Sup.).

(Petition for certiorari.  Document #24-170420-001M.)

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