Requests by the numbers
Explore requests from July to December 2014
Request: We received a request from an Irish politician to delist reputable news articles from Google Search based on defamatory content claims. The content was not about the politician; rather, it concerned a convicted murderer who shared the same name.
Outcome: We did not delist the articles for reasons of public interest.
Removal requests from July to December 2014
Total removal requests received: 3
Total items requested for removal: 13
Compliance rates in July to December 2014
Google’s compliance rate for requests from government agencies or law enforcement: 33%
Reasons for removals in July to December 2014
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Breakdown of all of the requests we received during the reporting period.