Google appeals $204,000 fine as French data privacy controversy escalates

By Agence France-Presse
Wednesday, January 15, 2014 6:55 EDT
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Google appeals French fine as data privacy row continues (via AFP)

Google said Wednesday it had appealed a decision by France’s data protection watchdog to fine the US giant 150,000 euros ($204,000) — the maximum possible — for failing to comply with its privacy guidelines. The fine last week, though tiny for a group…

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