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  • Internet filter idea a mistake: Coalition

    The Coalition is in damage control over its bungled internet filtering policy, with senior Liberals lining up to distance themselves from the embarrassing "mistake".

    Written by AAP & CIO06 Sept. 13 09:05
  • Industry, activists welcome Internet filter back down

    Electronic Frontiers Australia (EFA) and the Internet Industry Association (IIA) have welcomed the federal government’s back down on Internet filtering, now limiting blocked websites to child abuse sites.

    Written by Stephanie McDonald09 Nov. 12 12:04
  • Industry reacts to Net filter delay

    There were mixed reactions from politicians, industry and lobbyists on Friday to communications minister, Stephen Conroy’s revelation that the Government’s controversial internet filtering legislation would be delayed for a year while a review was held into the Refused Classification category of content which the filter would block.

    Written by Renai LeMay12 July 10 12:34
  • Internet filter delayed for a year (updated)

    Communications Minister Stephen Conroy this morning announced a number of wide-ranging modifications to the Government's controversial mandatory internet filtering policy, including a delay of at least a year to the project while the state and Federal governments review the Refused Classification category of content which the filter would block.

    Written by Renai LeMay09 July 10 11:32