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China: Illegal to View Pornography?

In responding to the popstar sex scandal, Liu Xiaoyuan pointed out that in mainland China, according to the Police regulation on Internet in announced in 1997, viewing pornography can be illegal in China (zh). The blogger stated that morality issue can't be handed by the state and shouldn't be punished.

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