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UK ISPs may be forced to block porn sites that snub age checks, sex acts face ban (Ars Technica)
24 Nov 2016
BY INDEX ON CENSORSHIP

Late on Wednesday, the government’s planned amendment to the Digital Economy Bill—which, if unopposed by parliament, will force ISPs to block porn sites that refuse to provide adequate age verification mechanisms—was published online. The tabled tweak to the draft legislation states that, where ISPs fail to act, they will be found guilty of an offence and hit with a fine. Read the full article

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