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CHILD ADVOCATES ASK FTC TO INVESTIGATE YOUTUBE

The fine print of YouTube’s terms of service has a warning that goes unheeded by millions of children who visit YouTube to watch cartoons, nursery rhymes, science experiments or videos of toys being unboxed.

“If you are under 13 years of age, then please do not use the service,” the terms say. “There are lots of other great web sites for you.”

In a complaint filed this week, child advocates and consumer groups are asking the Federal Trade Commission

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