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Yes, but democracies don't want to be seen to be acting as outright censors, but in this country certain kinds of illegal content will be blocked or filtered or reported to the police by the Internet Watchdog Foundation and Daithi's already said that one of the ways in which pressure is applied to take material off the Internet which is deemed to be illegal is by pressuring ISPs, Internet service providers.

So it is possible to regulate the Internet. Whether it's desirable is a slightly different matter, but possible it certainly is.

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