Online Censorship. By: Andrew Hartman. Background. 2003 Supreme court Deeply Divided Ruling Australia Enforced laws in 2009 “It is important that all Australians, particularly young children, are protected from this material” ~Communications Minister Stephen Conroy.
By: Andrew Hartman
~Communications Minister Stephen Conroy
Filtering software should be implemented at federally funded establishments to prevent access to sites that maybe inappropriate in public
Filtering software shouldn’t be implemented
What is “Inappropriate” and “Appropriate”
Conflicts with freedom of speech
Conflicts with access to information
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