Australian Customs officials have been given the right to search incoming passengers’ laptops and cellphones for pornography.
A new question has appeared on the country’s Incoming Passenger Cards asking if travelers are carrying any pornography.
The Australian Sex Party (yes, really) is up in arms about the plan, and is demanding an enquiry.
Customs documents say that no consultation was needed as the changes are of a ‘minor or machinery nature’. Patten says the changes appear to have been introduced at the instigation of National Party senator Barnaby Joyce and Liberal senator, Eric Abetz.