Washington Supreme Court Approves Use of Library Internet Filters

Submitted byBibliofutureon Fri, 05/07/2010 - 10:18
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Submitted byBibliofutureon Mon, 05/10/2010 - 11:07

Public libraries, in theory, are supposed to be bastions of information. But with the rise of the Internet, many libraries have begun putting up online filters, to make sure users are using public broadband connections to search for actual information and not, well, porn. To many, it's a practical measure. But is it constitutional? According to the Washington state Supreme Court, it is.

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