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Apple faces consumer protection probe by multiple U.S. states - Axios

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Multiple U.S. states are investigating Apple Inc for potentially deceiving consumers, online news site Axios reported on Thursday, citing a March document from a tech watchdog group.

July 23 (Reuters) - Multiple U.S. states are investigating Apple Inc AAPL.O for potentially deceiving consumers, online news site Axios reported on Thursday, citing a March document from a tech watchdog group.

The Texas Attorney General may sue Apple for violating the state's trade practices law in connection with the multi-state investigation, the report added. (https://bit.ly/39mhdwV)

Apple and the office of Texas AG did not immediately respond to a Reuters request for comment.

(Reporting by Neha Malara; Editing by Shinjini Ganguli)

((neha.malara@thomsonreuters.com))

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