EU judges to hear arguments in Google test privacy case

An illustration picture shows a woman holding her Apple Ipad which displays a tactile keyboard under the Google home page in BordeauxBRUSSELS (Reuters) – Google will do battle with Spain's data protection authority in Europe's highest court on Tuesday in a landmark case with global implications which poses one of the thorniest questions of the Internet age: When is information really private? The issue before the European Court of Justice has been boiled down to this poser: If a person fails to pay social security contributions and their house is auctioned off as a result, do they have the right to ask Google to delete such damaging information from search results? Behind that lies complex arguments over freedom of …

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