"This case is about a multi-billion dollar company that promotes and profits from child pornography,'' said a 16-page complaint filed in state Supreme Court in Mineola by Jeffrey Toback, a member of the Nassau County Legislature.
"They have paid links'' to Web sites containing child pornography, Toback told The Associated Press in a telephone interview. ``They take money from these sites.''
They also got a comment from a Google rep, who either did not know about the recent ads, was trying to lie, or was offering intentional misdirection:
A Google spokesman denied the allegations in a statement and said the company takes numerous steps to prevent access to child pornography.