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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Swiss official tells Google to erase street views (AP via Yahoo! News)

Monday, August 24th, 2009

A Swiss government official is demanding that Google Inc. immediately take off the Internet any “Street View” images of Switzerland, and the company said Monday it would work to resolve problems with the privacy rights regulator.

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