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Suspended Cambridge Analytica CEO Nix cancels UK parliamentary appearance

From Reuters - April 17, 2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The suspended CEO of Cambridge Analytica, a political consultancy at the center of a scandal over the use of Facebook data, has canceled an appearance before British lawmakers, the chairman of a parliamentary committee said on Tuesday.

Alexander Nix had been due to testify on Wednesday.

His legal representation has said that hes now not able to give evidence to the committee tomorrow, as a consequence of him having been served an information notice, and being subject to a criminal investigation by the Information Commissioners Office, Damian Collins, chair of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee, said at a session of the committee.

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