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net-filter

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Coalition plans mandatory net filter, backflips

The cybersafety policy published yesterday by the Coalition included plans to implement a mandatory opt-out internet filter.

By September 5, 2013

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Google-backed tool detects Net filtering, blocking

A new open platform from Google, the New America Foundation, and PlanetLab allows consumers to monitor their broadband connection for Internet provider interference.

By January 28, 2009

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Deal sees future in Net filters

Secure Computing says it has bought N2H2, a filtering software maker. The all-stock transaction is valued at approximately $19.9 million.

July 29, 2003

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Libraries get a break on Net filters

The FCC gives libraries an extra year to comply with a controversial law that says if they accept federal funds, they must install Internet filtering software.

By July 24, 2003

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Supreme Court backs library Net filters

The U.S. high court supports a law that requires public libraries to filter out Internet pornography, ruling that the law does not violate free-speech rights.

June 23, 2003

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Court to hear Net filtering challenge

Civil rights advocates will argue that a law requiring schools and libraries to filter Web content or forgo federal funding is unconstitutional.

March 25, 2002

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Net filter use jumps in libraries

Libraries installed blocking software at a frantic pace last year, according to a new report, a move that could alarm free-speech advocates trying to fight mandatory filtering laws.

January 10, 2002

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Commentary: Healthy debate on Net filters

The battle over filtering Internet content, both in the public sphere and within enterprises, is one that needs to be fought.

April 19, 2001

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Lawsuits slam Net filtering efforts

The American Civil Liberties Union and American Library Association file suits challenging a new law that requires schools and libraries that receive federal funds to filter Web content.

March 20, 2001

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Lawsuits slam Net filtering efforts

The American Civil Liberties Union and American Library Association file suits challenging a new law that requires schools and libraries that receive federal funds to filter Web content.

March 20, 2001