France fines Google for not being forgetful enough

[IDG] The French data protection authority has fined Google for failing to implement the so-called right to be forgotten as ordered.Last year, the French National Commission on Computing and Liberty (CNIL) decided that requests to have personal information delisted from search results should apply to all Google properties, not just those in European domains. see:France fines Google over ‘right to be forgotten’
The French data protection authority said it has fined Google €100,000 ($111,720) for not scrubbing web search results widely enough in response to a European privacy ruling.The only way for Google to uphold the Europeans’ right to privacy was by delisting inaccurate results popping up under name searches across all its websites, the Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertes (CNIL) said in a statement on Thursday.

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