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Young Offenders Act Liberal Government
2,058 wordsTHE LIBERAL PLAN FOR THE FUTURE OF CANADA As of January 1, 2001, we will reduce the 29 % top tax rate to 26 % for incomes ranging from $ 60, 000 to $ 100, 000, and we will eliminate the deficit reduction surtax. In 2000, we reduced the 26 % middle rate for those earning between $ 30, 000 and $ 60, 000 to 24 %. As of January 1, 2001, we will reduce it further, to 22 %. As of January 1, 2001, we will reduce the bottom rate to 16 % from 17 % for incomes below $ 30, 000. We will provide fuel tax reb...
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Schools And Libraries Advantages And Disadvantages
1,718 wordsThe Internet has been in universal use for many years. It is a powerful research and communication tool, and it can be used for personal enjoyment. However, there is a dark side to the Internet. There is obscenity on the Internet. There is also explicit but legal material [... ]. There are bomb recipes, militia materials, hate speech of every stripe mixed in small amounts with political, legal, medical, technical, and sports-related resources, the rock music fan pages, [and] the science fiction ...
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Civil Liberties Union American Civil Liberties
1,664 words... t started to grow into wide use, the Government began to become concerned about what children were being exposed to online. Until the Government began to interfere, most libraries did not use Internet filtering. Many cases of minors being exposed to pornography began to appear. In the year 2000, Bill Clinton signed the Childrens Internet Protection Act (CIPA) as part of Federal Bill HR 4577. The CIPA required schools and libraries that had federal funding designated for Internet use to insta...
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J D Salinger Catcher In The Rye
1,802 wordsJ. D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye is the story of a sixteen-year-old boy named Holden Caulfield. He comes from quite a wealthy family, has attended several private preparatory schools, but has been expelled from all of them. In the beginning of the book, Christmas is drawing near, and Holden has been kicked out of Peace Prep because he has failed most of his subjects. He does not want to tell his parents yet, so he decides not to go home until the beginning of the Christmas vacation. Inste...
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Federal Trade Commission Cigarette Advertisements
2,383 wordsChildren are the most susceptible to advertising. They are the most susceptible because their minds are immature and are unable to distinguish good advertising versus bad advertising. For that reason, there are laws and established organizations to protect children from advertising. Commercials, the effects of advertising on children, laws and organizations on television, and laws and organizations on the internet that help protect children are important in understanding how advertising affects ...
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Freedom Of Speech Obscene Material
508 wordsCensorship is the Censorship Censorship Censorship is the control of communication between people. This includes restrictions on what can be seen and heard. Mostly, censorship is practiced by Governments. But religious and political leaders and special interest groups also try to control the flow of information. Censorship violates individual rights, hides useful information, and limits freedom of speech. The four major types of censorship are moral, military, political, and religious. The most ...
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Communications Decency Act Form Of Government
1,002 wordsInternet Censorship Young Jonathan was surfing the Internet on his mom and dads personal computer when he accidentally stumbled onto a website with pornographic pictures. It just so happened that his mother decided to walk in and call him for dinner at this very moment. She is horrified at what her eight year old son has found. The ease of which a young person using the Internet can find pornography has sparked serious debates over censorship. On one side people see it as the governments job to ...
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Communications Decency Act United States Congress
2,404 wordsIntroduction Don Daufenbach stared at his computer screen. Bobby 2 vt was e-mailing him again, and this time he seemed excited. Sounds like we have a deal, was the message that came in, Daufenbach says. As for what I like... the younger the better, it said. In the next week, Daufenbach says, Bobby 2 vt sent him dozens of pictures of children having sex, hoping for videos in return. Instead, Bobby 2 vt ended up with a swarm of federal agents at his door last February. Daufenbach, it turned out wa...
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Years Of Age Supreme Court
3,217 wordsImagine a place where you have access to anything and everything one could want. Some would say that is only existent in a utopia, and some would say that describes the Internet. Many adults go on to the net and access pornographic material that would be unsuitable for children. This is called cyber porn. The controversy lies in the fact that children are accessing these materials also. Government, activist groups, and concerned parents are fighting to regulate obscene material found over the In...
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Hours Per Week Original Work Published
2,706 wordsMedia Violence in Childrens Lives During the past decade, America has witnessed an alarming increase in the incidence of violence in the lives of children. On a daily basis, children in America are victims of violence, as witnesses to violent acts in their homes or communities, or as victims of abuse, neglect, or personal assault. The causes of violent behavior in society are complex and interrelated. Among the significant contributors are poverty, racism, unemployment, illegal drugs, inadequate...
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Convicted Sex Offenders Megan Law
528 wordsMegan's Law is named after seven year old Megan Kansas, a New Jersey girl who was raped and killed by a known child molester who had moved in across the street from the Kansas without their knowledge. Megan's parents embarked on a national crusade to change federal and state laws to allow for community notification of released sex offenders. This law is very controversial because some say it infringes on the rights of privacy guaranteed in the U. S. Constitution. The question is what is worth mo...
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