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Google Ordered to Pay Rubens Barrichello $500,000

  Google, Inc. has been ordered to pay Rubens Barrichello $500,000 in damages because one of its social networking sites hosted fake profiles of the now Williams driver, according to Agence France-Presse. While I’m not seeing this news all over yet, I do believe AFP is a pretty solid source. Here’s the story [and yes the link is to Google]: Google ordered to pay 500,000 dlrs to F1 racer Barrichello (AFP) – 1 hour ago SAO PAULO — Internet giant Google has been ordered to pay 500,000 dollars in damages to Formula 1 racer Rubens Barrichello for hosting fake online profiles of him on its social network Orkut. The decision by the court in Sao Paulo was published Monday in the Brazilian state’s official government gazette. It said...

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