Similar things had happened in the United States a couple decades ago with revised child-porn laws. Many people had been in the same situation as you. It has relaxed a bit as people have become more rational due to the media coverage of such things, but it took a while before common sense (mostly) prevailed.
It took a lot of media coverage from outraged consumers before anything happened.
around 1996-1997. i used to serve her and her husband coffee.