If I recall, BigVal posted quite a bit on this topice some time ago. Steven Conroy is determined to push the bill through in the face of not only massive opposition, but in the knowledge that it will be a huge waste of money, as internet nerds have proved that it is too easy to bypass the block. There also other ways for porn peddlers to spread their filth...via email for example.
Even children as young as 14 have proved the fallibility of the plan.
It appears now the UK are well on the way to implement similar laws.
[quote]Over 20,000 members of the public have written to their MPs in the last week to lobby against the bill being rushed through, however, their concerns have fallen on deaf ears and the government has been allowed to deal a devastating blow to the last real vestige of free speech in this country.[/quote]
[quote]Death Of The Internet: Unprecedented Censorship Bill Passes in UK[/quote]