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The dangers lurking behind age verification schemes...UK internet porn censorship marches on with the publication of a new law supporting age verification
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The government has published Online Pornography (Commercial Basis) Regulations 2019 which defines which websites get caught up in upcoming internet porn censorship requirements and how social media websites are excused from the censorship.These new laws will come into force on the day that subsection (1) of section 14 of the Digital Economy Act 2017 comes fully into force.
After mobilizing a disinformation campaign across Europe, documents show that the Integrity Initiative is now infiltrating the US.
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In a week when the GDPR didn't do anything to stop German politicians' private data being published...A parliamentary committee suggests that perhaps the government ought to monitor how age verification requirements endanger porn viewers
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Parliament’s Regulatory Policy Committee (RPC) has reported that the government’s approach to internet porn censorship and age verification is fit for purpose, but asks a few important questions about how safe it is for porn viewers.The RPC was originally set up a decade ago to help cut red tape by independently checking government estimates of how much complying with new laws and regulations would cost the private sector.