Springfield, MO

Log in Subscribe

Federal government, 17 states sue Amazon

Posted online

The federal government and 17 states filed suit against Amazon on Tuesday.

The suit from the Federal Trade Commission and a bipartisan group of state attorneys general alleges Amazon is anticompetitive.

"Amazon is a monopolist and it is exploiting its monopolies in ways that leave shoppers and sellers paying more for worse service," FTC Chair Lina Khan said.

Read more from NPR.


No comments on this story |
Please log in to add your comment
Editors' Pick
12 People You Need to Know in 2024

Join us on the third Tuesday of each month for a live interview with one of 12 local professionals handpicked by our editorial team.

Most Read
Update cookies preferences