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Facebook Marketplace Becomes Black Market for Drugs and Guns

Less than one day after the launch of its Marketplace feature, Facebook has been forced to apologize for the appearance of drugs and other illegal listings. Facebook launched Marketplace on Monday, October 3, offering users the opportunity to buy and sell items within their local community. On the day of its launch, the eBay and Craigslist competitor was already being used to list adult services, animals, drugs and other items that breach Facebook’s policies.
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