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#right to be forgotten

# right-to-be-forgotten - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

One year later, how has the 'Right to be forgotten' panned out for Europe?

While more than 250,000 requests have been made, the issue remains as divisive as ever.

# right-to-be-forgotten - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

Google could have another EU-related headache to deal with

The EU’s privacy regulators are pushing for its ‘Right to be Forgotten’ ruling to be applied globally by all search engines.

# right-to-be-forgotten - Friday 10 October, 2014

Google received 1,440 right to be forgotten requests from Ireland

And almost 150,000 requests were made across Europe since Google started processing requests in May.

# right-to-be-forgotten - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Google has removed links to this criminal’s Wikipedia page

Google removed links to the page of Gerry ‘The Monk’ Hutch.

# right-to-be-forgotten - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Opinion: 'Right to be forgotten' ruling opens a legal and ethical Pandora's box

The ECJ ruling is a godsend for criminals who want to scrub their record clean – and sets a worrying precedent for empowering governments to act beyond their borders.

# right-to-be-forgotten - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

Now Bing (remember that?) is rolling out its own right to be forgotten form

The form will apply to both Bing and Yahoo since the latter uses Microsoft’s search engine to power its own results.

# right-to-be-forgotten - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Who's next? Google removes links to BBC and Guardian articles

Several British newspapers have seen links to certain articles removed from Google’s search results as the EU’s ‘right to be forgotten’ ruling takes effect.

# right-to-be-forgotten - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Google starts removing search results under 'right to be forgotten' ruling

Those search results which had links removed will come with a disclaimer at the bottom of the page.

# right-to-be-forgotten - Thursday 19 June, 2014

This company will no longer show up on Google's search results after court ruling

The Supreme Court of British Columbia has ordered Google to remove all search results relating to a company called Datalink, following the ‘right to be forgotten’ ruling in Europe.

# right-to-be-forgotten - Monday 9 June, 2014

Google may mark pages affected by ECJ's 'right to be forgotten' decision

Search result pages which had links removed could be marked at the bottom of the page, similar to how Google highlights takedown requests over copyright infringing material.

# right-to-be-forgotten - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Google receives 41,000 requests to delete search results in first four days

More than 12,000 requests were made on the first day alone as Google copes with the ruling made by the European Court of Justice.

# right-to-be-forgotten - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Europe struck wrong balance on 'right to be forgotten' ruling, says Google boss

The company’s executive chairman, Eric Schmidt, said the ECJ had struck the wrong balance, causing what he describes as a “collision between a right to be forgotten and a right to know.”

# right-to-be-forgotten - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Google must delete your data if you ask, orders judge in landmark case

An EU court has ruled that a person can request certain information to be removed from search engines if “the data appears to be inadequate, irrelevant or no longer relevant.”