Right to be Forgotten? Pic Credit: Index on Censorship.
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From Monday people in the UK and the rest of the European Union will no longer be able to bypass a ban on searching for information which an individual has asked to be removed from the net by Google.
Until now the removal of information by hundreds of thousands of people can easily be circumvented by searching on Google.com, the US version of the search engine.
The decision is a victory for privacy campaigners though Inforrm thinks it may not go far enough for some.
Nearly 50,000 people in the UK are among the 400,000 who have requested for information to be removed…
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