Sova Centre: New Bill Would Violate Rights of Internet Users

posted 24 Nov 2012, 10:21 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 24 Nov 2012, 10:24 ]
20 November 2012 

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On 20th November 2012 the State Duma will discuss in first reading a bill providing for the introduction of filtering and passwords for access to the Internet in public places. The legislation is one of the measures to ensure compliance with the law on control of information on the Web. The stated goal is to protect minors “from information which can be harmful to their health and (or) development." [Read more