NEWS IN BRIEF: Sony to pay for using fake reviews

HARTFORD, CT: Sony Pictures Entertainment will pay the state of Connecticut $326,000 for using fake reviews by "David Manning" attributed to The Ridgefield Press in promoting its movies. Sony also agreed to stop fabricating reviews, as well as using ads in which Sony employees pose as enthusiastic moviegoers.

HARTFORD, CT: Sony Pictures Entertainment will pay the state of Connecticut $326,000 for using fake reviews by "David Manning" attributed to The Ridgefield Press in promoting its movies. Sony also agreed to stop fabricating reviews, as well as using ads in which Sony employees pose as enthusiastic moviegoers.

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