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Amazon wants FTC chair Lina Khan to step aside from US probes

Petition says antitrust chief has 'already made up her mind' on the e-commerce group

Lina Khan speaks during a Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation confirmation hearing in Washington in April.   © AP

SAN FRANCISCO (Financial Times) -- Amazon is seeking to force Lina Khan, the new chair of the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, to recuse herself from any investigations involving the company, citing her previous work and criticism of the e-commerce giant.

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