With the proliferation of cameras in cell phones and the ease of sharing photos with friends and relatives, exposing private family moments, we as a society find ourselves negotiating a difficult path between the understandable — and laudable — goal of protecting children from exploitation, and allowing children and families to capture their precious memories. When Does a Picture Become Child Pornography? | MLN Law, Atlanta Attorneys
They are family pictures of a younger relative of his, who he took an interest in when she was diagnosed with cancer while her own father was in boot camp. The children may not seem sexualized, they are not shown engaged in inappropriate situations. Teen sexting is, in many places, illegal; angsty teens can rage against under fire if their child passes around nude photos of another child.