Google suspends trend alerts in NZ after naming murder suspect

Google suspends trend alerts in NZ after naming murder suspect

Google has suspended an email alerting system in New Zealand following criticism by the government for publishing suppressed details of a murder case. NZ PM Jacinda Ardern expressed disappointment about Google’s failure to abide by a court order suppressing the name of a man accused of killing a 22-year-old British backpacker. His name appeared in Google Trends emails listing top search terms.

IIZard 8 months

cover it up, the people must not see!

Captain Obvious
Captain Obvious 8 months

heaven forbid the facts get out

White Man’s Burden
White Man’s Burden 8 months

Anyone got his name? I bet it’s a Muslim! NZ definitely can’t let that get out!

NotACerealKiller 8 months

Has no one in this comments section heard of the concept of "innocent until proven guilty"? For the time being, this person (whoever it is) remains not a convict, but a suspect. To ruin someone's life via public humiliation, for a crime they may or may not have committed is not a commendable action.

Danny 8 months

Theres a reason Labor is red.

GUYIVKS 8 months

will anyone be at goolag be gaoled for contempt of court? c'mon comrade pm show us how tough you really are and gaol goolag executives for contempt of court! who let those 🤬🤬🤬🤬ing crickets in?

Marcus Rogers
Marcus Rogers 8 months

Knowledge is power and us low life commoners aren't allowed any of that, especially when it shows the governments fuck ups and endangering our lives with their shitty immigration systems.

Sir_Kutz 8 months

Do they mean China, because that’s what China does.

Matías Cabrera
Matías Cabrera 8 months

so, you are now protecting an alleged murderer NZ? anyone care to explain how that happened

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