Document: Google subpoenaed over pornography

Document: Google subpoenaed over pornography

Summary: Prosecutors defending an Internet pornography law demand that Google hand over millions of search records.

TOPICS: Google, Legal

 |  Image 1 of 11

  • Thumbnail 1
  • Thumbnail 2
  • Thumbnail 3
  • Thumbnail 4
  • Thumbnail 5
  • Thumbnail 6
  • Thumbnail 7
  • Thumbnail 8
  • Thumbnail 9
  • Thumbnail 10
  • Thumbnail 11
  • COPA request, page 1

    Federal prosecutors defending the Child Online Protection Act, a controversial Internet pornography law, are demanding that Google hand over a million search records.

    In court documents, the Bush administration asked a federal judge to force Google to comply with a subpoena for the records, which would reveal the search terms of a broad swath of Google's visitors.

    In the following pages, you can read the prosecutors' request, which Google is adamantly denying. (Click here for PDF.)

  • COPA request, page 2

    Federal prosecutors' request for Google search records, page 2.

Topics: Google, Legal

Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.


Log in or register to start the discussion