pcpro.co.uk: English government considers web ban on adult content

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Parliament has launched a formal inquiry into child safety online - headed up by Claire Perry, the MP who infamously suggesting a UK-wide porn filter.

Perry last year proposed a film-style rating system for the internet, with adult content filtered out by ISPs. Adults wishing to see such content would have to opt-in with their broadband providers.