Google Executive Released in Brazil: Daily

By Lucy Jordan, Senior Contributing Reporter

BRASÍLIA, BRAZIL - Police in Brazil have released the country’s top Google executive following his detention for not taking down Youtube clips that violated Brazilian law, Globo reported. Fabio Jose Silva Coelho, Google’s head of Brazilian operations, was detained Wednesday after a Mato Grosso do Sul election court ordered Google - which owns Youtube - to remove clips that criticized a Partido Progressista (Progressive Party, PP) Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?