Teacher had indecent child images – BBC News

Posted October 27th, 2008 in children, news, pornography, sentencing by sally

“A teacher who admitted possessing and making indecent images of children has been given a suspended sentence.”

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BBC News, 27th October 2008

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New laws on porn ‘will criminalise thousands’ – The Observer

Posted October 27th, 2008 in news, pornography by sally

“Son of designer Westwood joins bid to overturn ban that activists say stifles creative freedom.”

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The Observer, 26th October 2008

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Businessman jailed for downloading ‘horrific’ child porn – The Independent

Posted October 24th, 2008 in children, news, pornography, sentencing by sally

“A businessman and former chamber of commerce member was jailed today for downloading some of the worst images of child pornography, including babies.”

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The Independent, 24th October 2008

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Porn protesters hit Westminster – BBC News

Posted October 22nd, 2008 in demonstrations, news, pornography by sally

“Models wearing chains, stockings and gags have been led around Westminster in protest at laws to make owning ‘extreme pornography’ illegal.”

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BBC News, 21st October 2008

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Child porn cricket coach jailed – BBC News

Posted September 26th, 2008 in computer crime, news, pornography, sentencing by sally

“An England cricket coach who admitted downloading child pornography on a laptop owned by the national cricketing board has been jailed for six months.”

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BBC News, 26th September 2008

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Shannon hunt led to child porn find – BBC News

Posted September 16th, 2008 in children, missing persons, news, pornography by sally

“Craig Meehan, who has been found guilty of downloading images of child abuse from the internet, was only caught because of the disappearance of his former partner’s daughter, nine-year-old Shannon Matthews.”

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BBC News, 16th September 2008

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Paedophilia blamed on teacher’s medication – The Independent

Posted September 12th, 2008 in child abuse, medicines, news, pornography by sally

“A former headmaster who amassed thousands of indecent images of children on his computer walked free from court yesterday, after a judge ruled that the drug he had been taking to treat his Parkinson’s disease was responsible for his crime.”

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The Independent, 12th September 2008

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Cambridge lecturer sentenced for child porn – The Independent

Posted September 5th, 2008 in children, computer crime, news, pornography, sentencing by sally

“A Cambridge University academic was given a 12-month suspended prison sentence today after detectives found more than 1,000 indecent images of children on his computers.”

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The Independent, 5th September 2008

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Broadcaster faces £20,000 fine for showing unencrypted sexually explicit material – OUT-LAW.com

Posted August 28th, 2008 in encryption, media, news, pornography by sally

“A UK broadcaster has been fined £20,000 for showing sexually explicit content on a free-to-air television channel. Satellite Entertainment Ltd (SEL) breached regulator Ofcom’s Broadcasting Code, it said.”

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OUT-LAW.com, 27th August 2008

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Paedophile who had 241,000 child porn images is jailed indefinitely – The Guardian

Posted August 19th, 2008 in child abuse, news, pornography, sentencing by sally

“A paedophile who acted as a ‘librarian’ for a global internet child abuse ring was handed an indefinite jail term yesterday after one of the biggest undercover police investigations into online child abuse.”

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The Guardian, 19th August 2008

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Plan to close child porn loophole – BBC News

Posted May 28th, 2008 in child abuse, news, pornography by sally

“Drawings and computer-generated images of child sex abuse would be made illegal under proposals announced by Justice Minister Maria Eagle.”

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BBC News, 28th May 2008

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Offender expert jailed over porn – BBC News

Posted May 19th, 2008 in news, pornography, sentencing by sally

“A man who helped set up a Government database of violent sex offenders has been jailed on child pornography charges.”

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BBC News, 16th May 2008

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‘Extreme’ web porn ban made law – BBC News

Posted May 8th, 2008 in internet, news, pornography by sally

“A mother whose daughter was murdered by a man addicted to violent internet porn has won her bid to have it outlawed with the introduction of a new law.”

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BBC News, 8th May 2008

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Lords linger over extreme porn definition – The Register

Posted May 7th, 2008 in parliament, pornography, special report by sally

“The camel that is the UK Government’s answer to what it terms ‘extreme porn’ lumbers onward. Although, by the time it escaped the Lords last week it really was beginning to look like a particularly moth-eaten dromedary.”

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The Register, 5th May 2008

Source: www.theregister.co.uk

Doctor sentenced over child porn – BBC News

Posted April 25th, 2008 in children, doctors, news, pornography, sentencing by sally

“A children’s hospital doctor has escaped a jail sentence after admitting downloading child pornography.”

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BBC News, 25th April 2008

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Jail for child porn ex-policeman – BBC News

Posted February 7th, 2008 in children, internet, pornography, sentencing by sally

“A retired Metropolitan Police officer has been sentenced to three years in prison for distributing 1,863 indecent images of children on the internet.”

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BBC News, 6th February 2008
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ID ban lifted on child porn man – BBC News

Posted February 4th, 2008 in children, news, pornography, reporting restrictions by sally

“A man convicted of child pornography offences can be named, the Court of Appeal has ruled.”

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BBC News, 1st February 2008

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Porn bill firm opens new front – The Guardian

Posted January 24th, 2008 in consumer protection, internet, pornography, special report by sally

“MBS’s disruptive popup billing software continues to cause angst, says Michael Pollitt. But is the Leeds-based company finally taking on board some of the concerns?”

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The Guardian, 24th January 2008

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Regina v Terrell – Times Law Reports

Posted January 14th, 2008 in children, computer crime, law reports, pornography, sentencing by sally

Regina v Terrell

Court of Appeal, Criminal Division

“A judge should not have imposed a sentence of imprisonment for public protection on an offender who downloaded indecent photographs of children on to his computer where a small, uncertain and indirect contribution to harm might be made by a repeat of his offence.”

The Times, 14th January 2008

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

Please  note the Times Law Reports are only available free on Times Online for 21 days from the date of publication.

Langham paid price, his wife says – BBC News

Posted January 7th, 2008 in children, news, pornography by sally

“The wife of actor Chris Langham says her husband paid ‘a monumental price’ for downloading footage of child abuse.”

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BBC News, 6th January 2008

Source: www.bbc.co.uk