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Internet Censorship: Russian Duma Approves Internet Blacklist Bill

The Russian Duma overwhelmingly approved the controversial Internet regulation Bill № 89417-6. 441. A total of 441 out of 450 deputies representing all four party factions within the Duma, voted to support the bill. The regulations set forth within the

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Posted in Censorship, Government Control, Internet Censorship

Yet Another LiveJournal Outage Causes Concern for Russian Blogging Community

Written By: Jackie Kerr Last week, the Russian language segment of the popular blogging platform LiveJournal experienced a massive distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack that brought down service for much of the week. This was the third such attack

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Posted in Human Rights, Internet Censorship