Requests by the numbers
Explore requests from July to December 2014
Request: We received a request on behalf of a man who had been involved in the investigation of an extortion plot with possible ties to Hezbollah, but was later acquitted. The request called for us to delist a number of news articles about the case from search results.
Outcome: We did not delist the URLs for reasons of public interest.
Removal requests from July to December 2014
Total removal requests received: 48
Total items requested for removal: 203
Compliance rates in July to December 2014
Google’s compliance rate for requests which include a court order: 38%
Google’s compliance rate for requests from government agencies or law enforcement: 75%
Reasons for removals in July to December 2014
|Reason||%||Total Removal Requests|
|Privacy and Security||15%||7|
Breakdown of all of the requests we received during the reporting period.