Sunday July 05, 2015

Russian Parliament Approves Internet Privacy Bill

It looks as though the Russians will soon have the right to be forgotten too. Where does the U.S. stand on this again?

Russia's parliament gave its final approval on Friday to a law that would require Internet search engines to remove users' personal information from their results. The bill, passed by the State Duma lower house in its third reading, seeks to emulate European Union rules on the "right to be forgotten", under which search engines must take down certain results that appear under a search of a person's name.

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