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The case for age verification for pornography sites

Judging by the number of emails and phone calls I am getting, around the world there is growing interest in what the UK is doing  to reduce the possibility of children being exposed to pornographic web sites. 2,408 more words

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The next step is taken

Today the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC) issued its long-awaited consultation document in which it sets out its thoughts and proposals in relation to those parts of the Digital Economy Act, 2017 that require commercial pornography web sites to introduce age verification. 402 more words

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The journey begins - officially

The UK Government has confirmed its long-declared intention to make the BBFC the Regulator for those parts of the DEA 2017 which concern commercial publishers of pornography. 45 more words

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