• A 16-year-old girl is suing Snap, Google, and Apple after a Marine sexually exploited her on Snapchat starting at age 12

    17 days ago - By Business Insider

    The Snapchat logo seen on an iPhone in March 2022. Thomas Trutschel/Photothek via Getty Images
    A 16-year-old girl has filed a class action lawsuit against Snap, Apple, and Google.
    From 2018 until last year, the girl was groomed by an active-duty Marine who convinced her to send nude photos and videos.
    Lawyers for the girl argue that the companies put their wealth over protecting minors.
    A 16-year-old girl and her mother filed a class-action lawsuit in a California federal court this week against Snap, Apple, and Google, claiming the platforms fail to protect teen users from "egregious...
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