Community Community standards Republishing guidelines Friends of The Conversation Research and Expert Database Analytics Events Our feeds Donate Company Who we are Our charter Our team Our blog Partners and funders Resource for media Contact us Stay informed and subscribe to our free daily newsletter and get the latest analysis and commentary directly in your inbox. In Florida, a year-old girl and her year-old boyfriend were both convicted under child pornography laws after taking intimate nude photos of themselves. A year of disruption: Despite widespread and oftentimes breathless media coverage of teenage sexting stories, it is hardly confined to the under crowd. Child pornography laws, originally designed to protect children from adult predators, criminalize both consensual and non-consensual sexting where the person in the photo is under A law defined too widely could criminalise teenagers behaviour.
This is not what child pornography laws were meant for, and the time has come to address the issue rationally and reasonably, before it is too late.
Teens Who Take Nude Photos Of Themselves Can Still Be Treated As Sex Offenders
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