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Pornography ‘one click away’ from young children

Pornography ‘one click away’ from young children

Technology
Children are stumbling upon pornography online from as young as seven, a report has indicated.The survey, from the British Board of Film Classification (BBFC), suggested three-quarters of parents felt their child would not have seen porn online but more than half had done so.Youngsters under the age of 10 described feeling "grossed out" and "confused" by what they had seen.The UK is trying to make it harder for children to see adult content.It is bringing in a new regime of age verification, under which websites hosting mainly pornography will be required to stop UK users from accessing content unless they can prove they are over 18.Every time a UK IP address attempts to access a pornography website, the user will be required to verify their age.The plans...
Vatican recalls diplomat from U.S. over child pornography

Vatican recalls diplomat from U.S. over child pornography

World
Sept. 15 (UPI) -- The Vatican has recalled a diplomat from the United States after the State Department last month requested diplomatic immunity be waived over possible violation of child pornography laws.The U.S. Department of State notified the Vatican on August 21 that one of its diplomats had possibly violated laws related to pornographic images of children through diplomatic channels, and requested the waiver.The Vatican said Friday that it has recalled the diplomat in question, whose name has not been released, and opened its own investigation into the matter."The Holy See, following the practice of sovereign states, recalled the priest in question, who is currently in Vatican City," Vatican officials said in a statement."The Promoter of Justice opened an investigation and has alread...