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Thursday, June 19, 2008

France Moves To Block Access To Child Porn, Other Offensive, Objectionable Websites

France has moved to block websites that enable access to child pornography, terrorism, and racism, starting in September. Users will be able to alert the government to objectionable sites and government officials will then be able to evaluate them to see if they should be added to a list of blocked sites. The plan is part of a larger effort to eradicate access to child pornography and other material considered dangerous across geographic boundaries. Read more here.

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