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UK - 'Extreme' porn proposals spark row

Anonymous Coward writes | more than 7 years ago

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An anonymous reader writes "The BBC reports on the row over proposals by the UK Government to criminalise possession of "extreme" porn. The bill, published last week, would include fictional depictions of violence and images of acts between consenting adults. The law would also apply to screenshots taken from a legal film, if the screenshot was made for erotic purposes. Backlash opposes the law.

The bill follows from plans initially announced last August."

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