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Porn site age checks in UK from 2018

BBC / Technology 34 sources

Users face checks before accessing content, with a new regulator overseeing the rules by next April.

Privacy campaigners criticise UK plan for age checks on porn websites

The Guardian

Sites could be blocked for failing to follow government rules forcing users to provide credit card details as verification

Porn ID checks set to start in April 2018

BBC / Technology

The government sets a nine-month countdown to porn ID checks, but is told this seems "unrealistic".

Porn websites must prove users are 18 or risk being banned in UK

Pornograhy websites are to be ordered to install age-verification software to ensure users are not under 18. Sites face being banned in the UK if they fail to comply with tough new regulations set to be announced by the Government on…

Porn sites in UK to introduce age verification process

CNBC

Accessing online sexual imagery online in the UK will soon mean proving your age and that probably means a credit card.

Porn ID checks to begin in April 2018

The Week UK

Legislation could require users to enter credit card information to access online sites

Academics doubt value of online porn age checks

Sky News / US News

The government's plans to introduce mandatory age verification for people visiting pornography websites could backfire and expose the UK to more cybercrime, experts have warned.

Porn sites will soon start checking to ensure that every user is over 18

Metro.co.uk

The first steps will be announced this week

Britain to make porn sites check that users are at least 18

Fox News / World

The British government says that starting next year pornography websites will have to verify that their users are at least 18.

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