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News about Child Pornography, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times.
A federal judge struggled with a case involving students arrested on pornography charges after seminude photographs of them appeared on other students’ cellphones.
Posted: March 27, 2009, 5:00 am
Almost unheard of a year or two ago, cases related to “sexting,” nude or seminude photos sent over wireless phones, are popping up all over the country.
Posted: March 26, 2009, 5:00 am
Society has a legitimate interest in keeping sexually explicit material away from minors. But as the courts have repeatedly emphasized, it cannot be done through a sweeping censorship regime.
Posted: January 27, 2009, 5:00 am
A Putnam County lawyer and part-time aide to State Senator Serphin R. Maltese surrendered to federal authorities after being charged with possessing child pornography.
Posted: October 17, 2008, 5:00 am
Verizon, Sprint and Time Warner Cable have agreed to purge Web sites that display child pornography and are hosted on the three companies’ servers.
Posted: June 10, 2008, 5:00 am
A former employee of a Manhattan company that provides emergency child care for workers at high-profile corporations is being sought for possessing child pornography on his home computer.
Posted: May 24, 2008, 5:00 am
The Supreme Court’s upholding of a law that attempts to ban child pornography risks weakening the protections of free speech.
Posted: May 21, 2008, 5:00 am
The Supreme Court upheld the latest Congressional effort to curb the spread of child pornography on the Internet.
Posted: May 20, 2008, 5:00 am
After six years of repeated delays, the R&B star R. Kelly is to stand trial on child pornography charges; jury selection will begin on Friday in Chicago, The Associated Press reported.
Posted: May 8, 2008, 5:00 am
A priest was sentenced on Friday to about three and a half years in prison after admitting he collected hundreds of child pornography images off the Internet.
Posted: May 3, 2008, 5:00 am