BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh is joining 47 other attorneys general in suing Facebook.
They allege the company stifles competition to protect its monopoly power.READ MORE: Joppatowne Dad Competes In 'Legendary Dad Bod' Competition To Help Raise Money For Children Battling Cancer
The lawsuit specifically alleges Facebook acquired smaller or potential rivals and chased third-party developers from its platform.READ MORE: No. 4 Maryland Expected To Be Top Big Ten Women's Hoops Team
The FTC slapped the social media giant with a separate lawsuit that looks to force Facebook to sell off Instagram and WhatsApp.MORE NEWS: When Will Life Return To 'Normal' After A Global Pandemic? New Goucher Poll Shows What Marylanders Think
In its official Twitter account, Facebook says its reviewing the complaints.