Schools receiving eRate discounts would be required to install internet-content filters on all their computer systems, according to a bill passed by the U.S. House of Representatives June 17. A similar measure was approved by a Senate subcommittee the following week and was headed for a vote in the full Senate at press time.

The House filtering measure is one part of a broad juvenile justice bill, which, among other things, would let public schools post the Ten Commandments. The day after the House approved the juvenile justice bill by a 287-139 margin, the American


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