Swiss Official Demands Shutdown of Google Street View (New York Times)

Monday, August 24th, 2009

The federal data protection commissioner said Google’s pictures, which were introduced last week, violated Switzerland’s privacy laws.

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Google Threatened With Sanctions Over Photo Mapping Service in Germany (New York Times)

Tuesday, May 19th, 2009

The Street View feature offered in Google Maps runs afoul of Germany?s strict privacy laws.

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Privacy Laws Trip Up Google in Parts of Europe (New York Times)

Monday, November 17th, 2008

Google is getting caught in a web of privacy laws that threaten its growth and the positive image it has cultivated as a company dedicated to doing good.

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