Belgian Papers Win Google Copyright Suit

Feb 13, 2007
Belgian Papers Win Google Copyright Suit (AP)
A mouse and Google mousepad are shown at Google's New York office in this Friday, Oct. 27, 2006 file photo. Google Inc. on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2007 lost a copyright fight launched in Brussels by Belgian newspapers who demanded the Web search service remove their stories last year, claiming it infringed copyright laws. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

(AP) -- A court on Tuesday ruled in favor of Belgian newspapers that sued Google Inc., claiming that the Web search Internet search leader infringed copyright laws and demanded it remove their stories.



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