Obscenity (UK) and outsiders’ view

The new offence of extreme porn attracts more media coverage than Government’s funding. So is there a point in enacting such laws if they cannot be enforced? Let’s hope one day Government will wake up to cybercrime’s threats…
Police will not target offenders against law on violent porn” (The Guardian, 26 January 2009)

The same question of “why legislation” was raised, but for different reasons: “UK Citizens Worked Up About Broad And Vague Obscenity Law” (TechDirt, 29th January 2009)


About Audrey Guinchard

Senior Lecturer @ University of Essex (UK)
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