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Alternatives to AV – Filtering Software

Alternatives to AV – Filtering Software

Since the case of Ashcroft v. American Civil Liberties Union, 542 U.S. 656 (2004) was decided by the US Supreme Court, with a 6-3 majority agreeing that the Child Online Protection Act (1998) did not pass the strict scrutiny test used to judge obscenity cases,...

2024: The year age assurance comes of age.

2024: The year age assurance comes of age.

As we begin the second century in which society has imposed age restrictions to protect children from harm - it was in 1923 that the UK Parliament passed the “Intoxicating Liquor (Sale to Persons under Eighteen) Act” – the AVPA predicts 2024 will be the year we,...

Lessons from Texas HB 1811 judgement

The federal district court in Austin, Texas has granted an injunction preventing Texas Bill 1181 coming into force on September 1 2023.  The Bill required age verification for online pornography, and the publication of defined health warnings. This judgement provides...