Stifling Content That Has Openness -- Japan's Government Passes Potentially Potent Content Control Regulations

promoted by roxy -- original publication date/time: 2008-04-17 01:56:46 -1000

Japan is well known for its love of technology, and is referred to in an AsiaMedia article as "one of the world's most vibrant internet cultures and arguably its biggest blogosphere" -- so it was no wonder that AsiaMedia reports that many people were puzzled by the lack of response to a set of proposed regulations that were passed recently and will be put to Parliament in 2010.