Several members of the US House Judiciary Committee have written to AG Merrick Garland over concerns Amazon is obstructing an antitrust investigation.
Questions include whether Amazon lied to the committee about the usage of third-party seller data and whether it gave priority to its own products over competitors' in search results.
Amazon have given false and misleading statements to the House Judiciary Committee and refused to hand over documents to support their claims. The e-commerce giant has likely violated federal law and must face the consequences.
Amazon has categorically denied using third-party seller data and performed numerous internal inquiries that have failed to turn up evidence of workers misusing the data. The claims of the committee members are unsubstantiated.