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Your Right To Be Forgotten: Landmark European Ruling

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AMSTERDAM - A landmark ruling from a European court has given people the right to be forgotten online.

That's according to Bloomberg Businessweek News.

Bloomberg Businessweek says in Amsterdam, the Court of Justice of the European Union voted Tuesday that people should have the ability to get rid of a bad reputation online. This means popular search engines, like Google, would be forced to delete anything that's potentially damaging.

Businessweek says the ruling came from an earlier case in Spain.

Businessweek also says the ruling was counted as a privacy rights victory among some since just about everything in thi this and age leaves an electronic footprint.
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