Category Archives: Cybercrime

Canadian Human Rights Tribunal Issues Internet Hate Decision

Canadian Human Rights Tribunal Issues Internet Hate Decision
The Canadian Human Rights Tribunal has issued a noteworthy Internet hate decision that focuses on the applicability of the Human Rights Act to Internet hate materials. The Tribunal ordered fines against several individuals for their role in maintaining several hate websites and newsletters. The lengthy decision is worth reading for at least three reasons.
http://michaelgeist.ca/component/option,com_content/task,view/id,1158/Itemid,85/nsub,/

ar: Internet child pornographer gets diplomatic immunity?

ar: Internet child pornographer gets diplomatic immunity?
The Argentine newspaper Clarin reported that following a request from Interpol Department of the German Police, the Argentine Federal Police with a warrant issued by the District Court No 48 tried to search premises from where child pornography video were offered via Internet.
http://electromate.blogspot.com/2006/03/internet-child-pornographer-gets.html

au: International task force cracks down on child pornography

au: International task force cracks down on child pornography
Investigators of child pornography in Australia realised a long time ago that they were fighting a battle not limited to Australian shores. As part of the latest international effort to crack down on internet child pornography, the Innocent Images International Task Force is investigating child pornography and pursuing sexual predators in more than 40 countries.
http://www.abc.net.au/am/content/2006/s1579107.htm