Re: Banned in Boston! [PICS]

CobraBoy (
Wed, 19 Feb 1997 08:01:46 -0800

Rohit Khare at 7:45 AM -0800 on 2/19/97, came up with this:

* Looks like they're going with the CyberPatrol blacklisting warez.
* I love how, as necessary, PICS turns into an MIT thing. As though MIT were
* some sort of expert thinktank on the use and abuse of advanced pornographic
* technology... :-)
* Rohit

Does MIT need an expert on the subject?



* From: (Joseph M. Reagle Jr.)
* Subject: Boston Settles Web Porn Dispute With Software Decision 02/18/97
* BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, U.S.A., 1997 FEB 18 (NB) -- REPEAT/By Jacqueline
* Emigh. In response to strong outcry this week over access from libraries
* to pornography on the Internet, the City of Boston has decided to use
* Microsystems Software's CyberPatrol software in public libraries as
* well as school libraries, Newsbytes has learned.


Running around robbing banks all wacked off of scooby snacks...

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