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: Gov. Hogan Honors Those Who Lost Their Lives To COVID-19 On One Year Anniversary Of First Confirmed Cases In Maryland
The lawsuit specifically alleges Facebook acquired smaller or potential rivals and chased third-party developers from its platform.READ MORE: Baltimore Police: Man Killed In Shooting Friday Night
The FTC slapped the social media giant with a separate lawsuit that looks to force Facebook to sell off Instagram and WhatsApp.MORE NEWS: Baltimore County Public Schools To Allow Inner County Sporting Events Beginning Next Friday
In its official Twitter account, Facebook says its reviewing the complaints.