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UK govt will retain internet porn filters despite EU ruling

Wednesday 28 October 2015 | 17:10 CET | News
Prime Minister David Cameron has insisted that UK children will still be protected from adult content online after an EU ruling threatened the use of internet filters, reports The Telegraph newspaper. Speaking at Prime Minister's Questions (PMQs) on 28 October, Cameron said that the UK had secured an opt-out to the EU ruling which wants all internet traffic to pass 'without discrimination, restriction or interference'. He also confirmed that the UK government will enshrine the right for ISPs to use porn filters into law to protect it from future EU changes.

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