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New UK government unit policing the internet

The UK government has launched a new special police unit that has the power to have websites from the internet “until further notice” is given. The unit, named the PIPCU (Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit), can threaten a domain name registrar into revoking any website without any legal basis whatsoever. PIPCU has already overseen Operation Full Article

US government plans for an “internet kill switch” revealed

A recent court ruling has ordered the US Department of Homeland Security to make its plans for an “internet kill switch” available to the public. The plan, orchestrated under ...Full Article