Conroy backs away from internet filter

Posted by Ridcully on Nov 8, 2012 9:04 PM EDT
The Sydney Morning Herald; By Phillip Coorey
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THE Australian federal government has abandoned its long-standing commitment to introduce a national internet filter and will instead ban websites related only to child abuse. This whole plan was hatched by Communications Minister Stephen Conroy however it has been widely derided from the start. The chief executive of the Internet Industry Association, Peter Lee, welcomed the decision as ''a positive step''

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