Government to dilute Online Safety Bill rules on 'legal but harmful' content

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A coroner's report recently concluded that social media played a role in the death of 14-year old Molly Russell. Despite that, the Government is set to water down rules around content promoting suicide and self-harm
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A coroner's report recently concluded that social media played a role in the death of 14-year old Molly Russell. Despite that, the Government is set to water down rules around content promoting suicide and self-harm

The Bill is scheduled to be presented back to Parliament later this month

The Online Safety Bill will return to the Commons later this monthm but rules on controversial 'legal but harmful' content are expected to be softened. Culture Secretary Michelle Donelan is now ...

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