Tuesday January 16, 2018

Google Denies Requests To Remove Videos of Police Brutality (This Time)
  Posted by: Digg on Oct 29th, 2011 11:18 AM
In a show of good faith, Google refused to cooperate with local law enforcement agencies in the U.S. who requested the removal of YouTube videos of police brutality and criticisms of law enforcement officials. With violent crackdowns at Occupy Oakland this week, citizen media like YouTube have been a vital channel. From Google's latest transparency report: "We received a request from a local law enforcement agency to remove YouTube videos of police brutality, which we did not remove. Separately, we received requests from a different local law enforcement agency for removal of videos allegedly defaming law enforcement officials. We did...

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