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Google Wins Street View Privacy Case

Mar 22, 2009 | Updated May 25, 2011

An American couple who attempted to sue Google over what they claimed was its "privacy invading" Street View technology have lost their case in a Pennsylvania court.

Aaron and Christine Boring brought their case against the online search giant in April, accusing it of privacy violation, negligence, unjust enrichment and trespassing for showing their home in the Street View feature, which adds 360-degree street-level photographs to Google's world maps. They were seeking more than $25,000 (£17,400) in compensation and damages.

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