Requests by the numbers
We receive requests from the Telecommunications Communication Presidency of the Information and Communications Technologies Authority in Turkey to remove content for allegedly violating law no. 5816 on crimes against Atatürk.
Explore requests from July to December 2014
Request: We received a Turkish court order addressed to Google to delist 3 reputable US newspaper articles from Google Search for defamation. According to the articles, the plaintiff was arrested and put in jail after attempting to cash a forged check. His mother, also a plaintiff, was arrested for fraud.
Outcome: We removed 5 docs for violation of the Google Drive program policies.
Removal requests from July to December 2014
Total removal requests received: 370
Total items requested for removal: 1249
Compliance rates in July to December 2014
Google’s compliance rate for requests which include a court order: 32%
Google’s compliance rate for requests from government agencies or law enforcement: 50%
Reasons for removals in July to December 2014
|Reason||%||Total Removal Requests|
|Privacy and Security||19%||72|
Breakdown of all of the requests we received during the reporting period.