Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Note: You can take 10% off all Slashdot Deals with coupon code "slashdot10off." ×
Censorship

Submission + - Germany's next censorship state

TheTinyToon writes: With a vote of 389 in favor of and 128 reject votes, the proposed censorship law to block childporn has been passed by the german government. Not surprisingly, a member of the conservative party (CDU) announced to also check, if the law could be extended to include so-called killergames like Counterstrike, only two hours after the law was passed. More on http://netzpolitik.org/2009/bundestag-beschliesst-netzzensur/ (german only for now)

Anyone in for a bet when the "creative" industry is knocking on the door?
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Germany's next censorship state

Comments Filter:

And it should be the law: If you use the word `paradigm' without knowing what the dictionary says it means, you go to jail. No exceptions. -- David Jones

Working...