Tag Archives: Porn

Vermont’s “Revenge Porn” Crime Survives Constitutional Challenge–State v. VanBuren

Like many other states, Vermont has a relatively new crime against nonconsensual pornography (NCP) dissemination. A lower court ruled that the crime was facially unconstitutional. The state appealed. In this ruling, the Vermont Supreme Court grants the “extraordinary” relief of … Continue reading

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Case o' The Week: Big To Do, "Related To" – Reinhart and Categorical Analysis of Child Porn Priors

  Ninth delivers a “narrow” defense win.United States v. Reinhart, 2018 WL 3016942 (9thCir. June 18, 2018), decision available here.The Hon. Judge Mary MurguiaPlayers: Decision by Judge Murguia, joined by Judge Gould and D. Wyoming Chief District Judge Freudenthal.  Big … Continue reading

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Librarian fired for reporting porn viewing patron?

This story comes from the Visalia Times-Delta (CA) where a librarian, Brenda Biesterfeld, claims she was terminated for reporting to police a patron who was viewing child pornography. The library denies the reporting is the cause of her termination. Another… … Continue reading

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OFFICER HARBORED CHILD PORN

New York City Correction Department Investigator Convicted of Transporting, Receiving and Possessing Child Pornography A federal jury in Central Islip, New York, recently returned a guilty verdict against Fernando Clarke, an investigator with the New York City Department of Correction, … Continue reading

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Could Cryptocurrency Stop People From Torrenting Porn? A Defense Attorney’s Thoughts and a Possible Solution – ISP Subpoena Defense

STRIKE 3 HOLDINGS LLC and MALIBU MEDIA LLC are both Adult Movie producers who sue Internet users for allegedly obtaining their porn for free using BitTorrent file sharing programs. But why are people torrenting porn and leaving themselves vulnerable to … Continue reading

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