Online harms bill 'fails to prevent sharing of abuse images', warn MPs

Derren Hayes
Monday, January 24, 2022

Proposed government legislation to tackle online harms would fail to prevent the sharing of some of the most “insidious” images of child abuse and violence against women and girls, according to an influential group of MPs.

The committee warns the bill fails to prevent the sharing of some child abuse images. Image: Paul Carter
The committee warns the bill fails to prevent the sharing of some child abuse images. Image: Paul Carter

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