A government plan to stop paedophiles from accessing social networking sites such as Myspace and Facebook has been withdrawn for fear of breaching laws pertaining to human rights infringement.
Watch out! If your child is playing Animal Crossing: City Folk online, they may be chatting with sexual predators!
That’s the conclusion of an article on the Mid-Missouri Internet Crimes Task Force (catchy!), and reported by ABC 17 News. What’s more, according to the article, to reach the next level of the game you need to write letters, send gifts and – most ominously of all – “exchange favors”. In fact, according to Andy Anderson from said Task Force, “there is no reason an adult should have this game.”