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Queen's Speech: Ministers, release the spaceplanes!*

Alexander J. Martin

Age Verification

Over on Twitter, Graham Smith has noted a statutory instrument from 2014 which already ensures that "specially restricted material" must not be available to under 18s. The act of verifying the ages of 'net users is something else and pretty much unworkable, it seems to me. How do readers expect it could be handled?

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