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Allison Davenport

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Rebecca MacKinnon
VP, Global Advocacy, Public Policy
Stephen LaPorte
Legal Director, Public Policy
Jan Gerlach
Lead Public Policy Manager, Public Policy

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Do Europeans have a right to be globally delisted? The Court of Justice of the European Union says no.

Update (May 6, 2020): In 2016, the Wikimedia Foundation intervened in support of Google’s efforts to define the scope of the “right to be forgotten” in France. Faced with an order from the French data protection authority (“CNIL”) to delist information worldwide in response to a right to be forgotten request, Google challenged the order….

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A German court forced us to remove part of a Wikipedia article’s ‘history.’ Here’s what that means.

Three months ago, a German court ruled that part of a Wikipedia article—found to be defamatory in a previous court decision—had to be removed from both the article and its associated revision tracker, known as a “history” page. (History pages allow anyone to see how a Wikipedia article has developed since they were created, in….

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Wikimedia Foundation offices - camera shy photo

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Victor Grigas - CC BY-SA 3.0