Teenagers taking naked pics of themselves
It is called good parenting, being proactive instead of re-active. Kids didnt do crap like this back in the 50s when parents actually wanted to be parents to their kids instead of friends. Just to take the other side for a moment; if something is illegal for an adult to do why wouldn't it be illegal for a kid to do? Although relatively few 1. The minor was himself.
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We say that about Kim Kardashian all the time. They don't always make exceptions for kids, even if their cases are adjudicated in juvenile court. Because of the cross-sectional nature of our data, we were unable to determine the temporal relationship between sexting and sexual behavior. Even if you're found innocent of the charges which is highly unlikely if they have any evidence that even looks incriminating , your life will be ruined. The sex offender registry is broken. This assertion is consistent with a recent focus group conducted by the Pew Research Center, 17 in which teens reported that sexting often occurs between intimate partners or where at least one member participating in the sext hopes to be in a relationship. US crime Children news.
Teen prosecuted as adult for having naked images – of himself – on phone | US news | The Guardian
Its a little backwards that the supposed civilized nation of the US thinks nudity is a bad thing and labels it dirty, but violence and murder on tv or in print is fine? Maybe they have either forgotten what it is like to be a kid or don't even have kids of their own. Close Have a Techdirt Account? But kids do stupid things! The part where you ask them to take part is the crime in that scenario, I think. When an enterprising young teen entices an adult to break the law then surely the adult should know well enough to not break it
Just because the school found the phone doesn't make them the owners of the photo on the phone. There have been incidences "behind the outhouse" in the tree house, under the blankets, when kids play doctor, or "husband and wife". Charlie , 20 Jan 4: As long as the stupid people aren't adversely affecting others, they're well within their rights. Defending these teenagers from prosecution under child porn laws is not the same as being a pedophile.