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Hanafin urges parents to supervise internet access by children (News Item)

16/07/2001

Mary Hanafin T.D. Minister for Children today (16 July, 2001) reiterated her advice to parents to take some sensible steps to protect their children from potentially harmful material on the Internet. This advice comes in light of a present storyline on a well-known soap opera where a 14-year old female character inadvertently comes in contact with a paedophile in a chat room.

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