Google trial in Italy: freedom v. responsibility (AP via Yahoo! News)

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009

An Italian court on Tuesday postponed the trial against four Google executives accused of defamation and violating privacy for allowing a video to be posted online showing an autistic youth being abused.

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Google Executives Face Jail Time for Italian Video (New York Times)

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009

Four executives of Google begin trial Tuesday in Milan on criminal charges of defamation and privacy violation in regard to a video posted on Google?s Italian site.

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Report: Italy charges Google officials over taunting video (CNET via Yahoo! News)

Friday, November 7th, 2008

Italian prosecutors reportedly filed defamation and breach of privacy charges against four former and current Google officials and set a February 3 hearing date, according to a Reuters report.

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