Tag: child pornography

Child Pornography Sentencing and Possible Defenses

Child Pornography Sentencing and Possible Defenses

Law
Researches show that over 20% of child porn contains visual depictions of children. Child pornography is described as a sexually related image of a child. Child pornography is on the rise. It is a business that makes millions. Due to the increasing amounts of this material, criminal justice officials are trying to crack down on the production and distribution of pornographic materials featuring children. According to Texas state law, anyone under the age of 18 years is covered under the child pornography law. It is federal because of the creation, distribution, and possession of a video or images that contain child pornography. Many people use kids because of sexual gratification and fantasy among adult viewers. Another reason is that the younger the actress or actor is in a speci...