Censorship

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Censorship
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Censorship

The actual offence was abolished in May 2008, although there is speculation that the Racial and Religious Hatred Act 2006 (UK) could, in actual fact, criminalise some forms of blasphemy; additionally, blasphemy is generally taken as grounds to censor, e.g., on the TV.

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Things can be censored to a varying degree if it "goes against generally accepted standards of harmful and/or offensive material, if not justified"

This "may include[ ...] discriminatory treatment or language (for example on the grounds [...] religion, beliefs".

Also: "The religious views and beliefs of those belonging to a particular religion or religious denomination must not be subject to abusive treatment".

Anecdotally, this is certainly not entirely enforced, espescially after the watershed

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