If you are a UK resident, you may soon be asking a shopkeeper to buy a so-called “porn pass” if you wish to view explicit material online.
Digital rights advocacy group Open Rights Group is accusing the government of negligence thanks to privacy concerns in the age verification laws.
The age verification provisions in the Digital Economy Act have been delayed. The delay represents a temporary digital rights reprieve.
The age verification mandate in the Digital Economy Bill is still drawing fire from digital rights advocates in the UK.