A lot of people have the misconception that when the government asks Google for their personal data such as email, search history, photos, Google presses a few buttons and gives them away easily.


The truth is, Google takes their users' privacy very seriously. The process of obtaining personal data requires a lot of human effort and a search warrant. We came up with a video to make this legal process a little easier to digest and understand:








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