BYU lifts YouTube ban

Brigham Young University, the Mormon church school where students agree to live a chaste and virtuous life, has lifted its almost three-year policy of blocking students' access to YouTube.

Administrators lifted the ban on June 26, citing an increasing amount of educational material on the popular video-sharing web site, university spokeswoman Carri Jenkins said.

YouTube has its own filters for pornography, but BYU added it to the list of web sites blocked

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