Sunday, July 30, 2006

Greenpeace France GE Google Maps Censored by French Court

Greenpeace France has been ordered to remove a Google Map from its website revealing the locations of genetically modified cornfields -- information which the EU apparently requires the government of France to make public. Greenpeace France complied with, but will likely appeal, the censorship order. They also carved a giant crop circle X into one of the fields, making its location visible from the air.

Greenpeace International is now hosting the map from its servers in Amsterdam:
http://www.greenpeace.org/censored-map

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