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Washington, DC – Tuesday, April 7 – A coalition of prominent children’s and consumer advocacy groups filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) today requesting an investigation of Google, charging the company with unfair and deceptive practices in connection with its new YouTube Kids app.

We await to review the text of proposed privacy bills announced today by President Obama.  Next month will mark the third anniversary of the promise by the White House to release  "Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights" legislation.  The "Bill of Rights" for privacy is supposed to empower an individual to have serious control over how their data is gathered and used.   While the "Bill of Rights" incorporates high-minded principles, we fear that at the end of