Monday, January 30, 2012

Computer Technology and Child Porn

Maine legislative leaders are wrestling with a new dilemma.  Sophisticated computer technology has now made it possible to view child pornography - but with a difference. This appears to be a victim-less crime - using animated figures instead of real children.  Currently it is a federal crime but not a state crime.  Under consideration is whether to make it a state crime as well.  Read more in "Lawmakers to consider ban on computer-generated child porn", Bangor Daily News, January 29, 2012.

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