Irish government requested data for 40 Facebook users in first half of year
on 27/08/2013 17:50:30
The website says it received 34 requests from the Irish authorities to supply details, in accordance with Irish law.
It added that some data was released in 71% of the requests.
Facebook says it received over 25,000 requests for user data from governments worldwide, with the vast majority in the United States.
The website claims to have around 2.4 million users in Ireland.