47883763 story Internet Villain of the Year Stephen Conroy Resigns 67 Posted by timothy on Wednesday June 26, 2013 @07:44AM from the do-you-trust-his-network? dept. An anonymous reader writes "Australian Communications Minister and [2009's] Internet Villain of the Year Stephen Conroy has resigned after his patron was booted out by her party. Conroy gained infamy through his repeated attempts to censor the internet and more recently silent web site blocking, web snooping and data retention. His national broadband network remains controversial."