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Judge Blocks New York City Law Requiring Airbnb to Hand Over User Data

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According to Reuters, a federal judge on Thursday blocked a New York City law requiring Airbnb to hand over data each month about people who use its apartment listing service. The ruling could be beneficial to the company as it prepares for a widely anticipated initial public offering later this year. In a statement, Airnb said that “The decision today is a huge win for Airbnb and its users, including the thousands of New Yorkers at risk of illegal surveillance who use Airbnb to help make ends meet."

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