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When Google tripped: Forgetting the right to be forgotten

When Google tripped: Forgetting the right to be forgotten

Who limits access to information in the context of a search, and what it produces, continues to loom large. The right to know jousts with the entitlement to be invisible, writes Binoy Kampmark

Index urges court to rethink ruling on “right to be forgotten”

Index reiterates its concern at the ruling on the so-called “right to be forgotten” and its implications for free speech and access to information. Index urges the court to put a stay on its ruling while it pursues a regulatory framework that will provide legal oversight, an appeals process and

Should search engines censor the past? Index speaks to Channel 4 News

Tuesday’s ruling from the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) said that internet search engine operators must remove links to articles found to be outdated or “irrelevant” at the request of individuals. Index on Censorship’s CEO Jodie Ginsberg joined Max Mosley on Channel 4 News to debate why the ruling could lead

2020 vision: Who runs the internet?

2020 vision: Who runs the internet?

Index on Censorship, in association with Doughty Street Chambers, invites you to attend our high-level panel discussion asking who runs the internet?

Iran’s online conservatives skirt social media restrictions

Iran’s online conservatives skirt social media restrictions

A new report by Small Media sheds light on the Arzeshi, a hardline, conservative faction of online activists, devoted to the principles of the 1979 revolution and the supreme leader. Milana Knezevic reports

French court orders Google to filter Mosley photos

In a defeat for Google, a French court has ordered the search engine to filter nine images of former Formula One chief Max Mosley, the company said today. Mosley was also awarded €1 in damages.

Indian court orders Facebook, Google to offer plans for protecting children

Indian court orders Facebook, Google to offer plans for protecting children

The New Delhi High Court has given Facebook and Google one month to submit suggestions on how minors can be protected online in India. Mahima Kaul reports

Spain’s Google privacy case “an interference with the freedom of expression”

Should search engines be forced to block results that link to newspaper articles? No, the Advocate General of the European Court of Justice said earlier today, deciding Google need not block "legal and legitimate information that has entered the public domain". Brian Pellot writes

Google asks DC to explore free speech in digital age

Google asks DC to explore free speech in digital age

Google's Big Tent pitched up in Washington, DC, last Friday to challenge and debate the place of free expression in the digital age. Brian Pellot reports.

Brazil’s politician pile on pressure to remove “offensive” web content

Brazil has been caught up in a fresh controversy over attempts to curb online criticism of politicians. This time, the main players are tech giant Google and the Chamber of Deputies, the lower house in the country’s congress. Brazil is already one of the world’s leaders in online content removal. In early March, the Chamber of

Global view

Global view

Index CEO Kirsty Hughes looks at the current climate for free speech around the world, from press regulation in the UK to ongoing challenges to digital freedom

New Microsoft report: a step towards transparency

Brian Pellot: New Microsoft report is a step towards transparency

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