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Iowa's attorney general criticizes Google for new policy plan

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Iowa's attorney general has join dozens of others in criticizing Google's plans to change its privacy policy.

Attorney General Tom Miller added his name to a letter sent to Google's executive. The letter says the changes would be an "invasion of privacy". Miller criticizes Google's plan by saying the company "is not giving consumers the options they should have to control their own privacy."

The changes are expected to go into effect March 1st. Under Google's plan, the company intends to merge data it collects from people with a Google account.

 

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