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Illegal website blocking

It is still unusual in the Spanish criminal system to obtain, as a preventive measure, the blocking of a website with illegal content. However, the increased number of attacks against the honor on the Internet (libel, defamation or calumny) requires to reconsider the need to implement effective judicial responses through criminal preventive measures on three different ways: removal of contents (to remove illegal contents from a website that is mostly legal), access denial to websites (when the site is mostly unlawful) or restrictions on network connections (to prevent access to websites out of Spanish authorities’ control).