We respond to valid requests relating to criminal cases. Each and every request we receive is checked for legal sufficiency and we reject or require greater specificity on requests that are overly broad or vague.
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We will take steps to preserve account records in connection with official criminal investigations for 90 days pending our receipt of formal legal process.
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We restricted access to content in Brazil in compliance with orders from local courts related to civil, criminal, and electoral proceedings.
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We are aware of a disruption affecting WhatsApp messaging services in Brazil that took place during July 2016 and was ordered by a local court.
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