A finding of guilt would be an attack on the autonomy and self-ownership of all young people
Human Rights Watch and other groups say these systems draw serious concerns.
The laws governing public pensions allow for horrible people to collect government benefits.
The Number of Men in Federal Prison for Viewing or Sharing Child Pornography Has Nearly Septupled Since 2004
Most are serving mandatory minimums, usually for crimes that did not involve assault or sexual abuse.
Research shows a fifth of its users seek out sexual images. But the sharing site is now part of a massive media conglomerate.
Federal Judge Advocates Jury Nullification After Being Shocked by Overzealous Child Pornography Prosecution
It just makes sense to let jurors know about their already established power to exercise discretion over bad laws and ill-considered prosecutions.
Man Faces 30 Years in Prison on Child Porn Charges for Taking Sexy Photos of 17-Year-Old Girlfriend When He was 20
Since Ohio's age of consent is 16, it was legal for Edward Marrero to have sex but not to sext.
A social worker took three little girls from their home without a court order because she thought the pictures were "sexually explicit."
The Washington Supreme Court's ruling implies that adolescents who engage in consensual sexting are child pornographers.
Meet Charlie, a two-year-old dog with "game-changing abilities," according to law-enforcement types.
Prosecutors say the former professor poses no threat but should be locked up anyway.
The bill was requested by the Department of Justice after federal prosecutors bungled a child exploitation case.
The 2nd Circuit says the recommended prison term was "substantively unreasonable."
The judge thinks committing a crime and looking at pictures of it are basically the same thing.
State lawmakers say porn is a public health crisis that causes rape and sex trafficking-but watch all you want as long as the state gets a cut.
The fear and disgust triggered by this subject help explain why laws dealing with sex offenses involving minors frequently lead to bizarre results.
The DOJ won't reveal the source code for the software it used to identify Playpen visitors.