Response to the Government’s consultation on age verification for pornography web sites.
Posted 19 April 2016 by CHIS
Posted 27 February 2016 by CHIS
Claude Moraes MEP is the Chair of the LIBE Committee of the European Parliament. CHIS has written to Claude Moraes to ask for a meeting to discuss the EU’s decision to introduce a new law which would make 16 the minimum age at which a young person could decide for themselves whether or not to join Facebook or use other online services. Potentially this conflicts with the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child and it was taken without any consultation with interested parties.
Posted 17 January 2016 by CHIS
CHIS asks for a meeting to discuss introducing new law that would give victims of child abuse offences the right to obtain compensation and financial support for any necessary treatment. The measure is also intended to act as a further deterrent to potential offenders who, in addition to risking a caution or a conviction would now face their assets being put at risk.
Posted 29 March 2015 by CHIS
Today CHIS launches its “Digital Manifesto” which it is sending to all the major political parties contesting seats in the forthcoming General Election to the UK Parliament. The manifesto asks the parties to commit themselves to the policy recommendations which are put forward.
Parties’ responses will be published at the earliest opportunity.
Posted 14 December 2014 by CHIS
Letter to the Association for TV On Demand making a complaint about a web site that is operating illegally.