Requests by the numbers
Explore requests from July to December 2013
Request: We received a request from a member of the Royal Thai Parliament to remove a search result linking to a news article allegedly defaming that member of parliament.
Outcome: We did not remove content in response to this request for reasons of public interest.
Request: We received two requests from the Thai Ministry of Communication, Information and Technology (MICT) to remove 298 YouTube videos for allegedly insulting the Thai royal family.
Outcome: We did not remove content in response to this because the request was for global removals.
Removal requests from July to December 2013
Total removal requests received: 11
Total items requested for removal: 322
Compliance rates in July to December 2013
Google’s compliance rate for requests from government agencies or law enforcement: 27%
Reasons for removals in July to December 2013
Breakdown of all of the requests we received during the reporting period.