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Clean Internet Filtering Available Policies

Blocking Categories

Adults Only

Material labeled by its author or publisher as being strictly for adults. (Examples:"Adults only", "You must be 18 to visit this site", "Registration is allowed only for people 18 or older", "You must be of legal drinking age to visit this site").

Tasteless/Gross

Bodily functions. Tasteless humor. Graphic medical photos. Some extreme forms of body modification (cutting, branding, piercing).

Profanity

Crude, vulgar, or obscene language or gestures.

Nudity

Nakedness. enough said. (See also Swimsuits, Lingerie, Sex, Pornography)

Lingerie

Models in lingerie (except those that qualify for Nudity).

Swimsuits

Models in swimwear, especially fashion swimwear photos.

Personals

Personal advertisements, including "mail-order brides." (See also "Adults Only.")

Illegal

Advocating, promoting, or giving advice on carrying out acts widely considered illegal. This includes lock-picking, bomb-making, fraud, breaching computer security ("hacking"), phone service theft ("phreaking"), pirated software archives, or evading law enforcement.

Violence

Graphic images or written descriptions of wanton violence or grave injury (mutilation, maiming, dismemberment, etc.) Includes graphically violent games.

Chat

Chat sites, services that allow short messages to be sent to others immediately in real time. Downloadable chat software. (See also Moderated)

Tobacco

Advocating or promoting recreational use of tobacco. (See also "Adults Only.")

Free Page Websites

Sites where home page space is offered for free. These sites historically have done nothing to prevent abuse of their services by users who post offensive content under multiple names, making them difficult to track. We will review individual pages on request, and unblock good sites as necessary. Many good sites are already unblocked.

Gambling

Gambling services, or information relevant primarily to gambling.

Suicide / Murder

Information on committing murder or suicide.

Alcohol

Advocating or promoting recreational use of alcohol. (See also "Adults Only.")

Drugs

Advocating or promoting recreational use of any controlled substance. (Also see Illegal)

Exception Categories

Moderated: A "Message/Bulletin Board" or "Chat" site that prevents offensive material from being posted.

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