Google reprimanded by Australian Electoral Commission over law breach investigation

Description

Australia's election watchdog was "disappointed" in Google's level of assistance investigating a potential breach of Australian electoral law during the 2019 federal election.

The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) also admonished the tech giant for not ensuring greater transparency around local political advertising, according to emails obtained by the ABC.

Subject

Government; Politics

Period11 Sep 2019 → 12 Sep 2019

Media coverage

4

Media coverage

  • TitleGoogle reprimanded by Australian Electoral Commission over law breach investigation
    Media name/outletABC Premium News (Australia)
    CountryAustralia
    Date12/09/19
    PersonsMichael Jensen
  • TitleGoogle reprimanded by Australian Electoral Commission over law breach investigation
    Media name/outletBRICA.de
    CountryGermany
    Date12/09/19
    PersonsMichael Jensen
  • TitleGoogle reprimanded by Australian Electoral Commission over law breach investigation
    Media name/outletABC Premium News (Australia)
    CountryAustralia
    Date11/09/19
    PersonsMichael Jensen
  • TitleGoogle reprimanded by Australian Electoral Commission over law breach investigation
    Media name/outletNZCity
    CountryNew Zealand
    Date11/09/19
    PersonsMichael Jensen