10/12/2005

Yahoo To Shut Chat Rooms Promoting Adult-Child Sex

Filed under: — By Aviran Mordo @ 12:04 pm

Yahoo Inc. agreed to shut down Internet chat rooms designed to promote sex between adults and children, New York Attorney General Eliot Spitzer said on Wednesday.

The agreement is the first to institute systemwide controls over chat rooms likely to be frequented by child predators, the attorney general said.

Source: Reuters

 

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