By Michael T. Flannery,Raymond C. O'Brien
This exact e-book is the 1st of its type to handle the categorical factor of the sexual exploitation of kids in a casebook layout in a manner that offers a degree of consensus and a foundation for judicial and legislative responses. The ebook is appropriate for normal school room instructing or a seminar atmosphere. With a number of present and teachable instances, statutes, and commentaries, the authors offer a transparent and finished assessment of the problems touching on the sexual exploitation of youngsters, together with the typical features of exploiters and their sufferers; the felony parameters of the interactions among perpetrators and youngsters; and the complete nature of industrial exploitation, together with baby pornography, prostitution, and intercourse trafficking, and the importance of web expertise to those issues.
The authors supply a strategic point of view of the civil and legal points of the sexual exploitation of youngsters, together with crucial reporting legislation; the admissibility of proof, together with professional and baby testimony; the appliance of correct statutes of boundaries; sentencing variables and stipulations; and civil dedication and sufferer restitution reforms. In discussing the Federal and nation responses to baby sexual exploitation, the authors additionally deal with the criminal foundation for institutional legal responsibility, together with correct universal legislation and statutory defenses, insurance, and damages. The authors speak about well timed examples of institutional legal responsibility, together with non secular, social, and academic icons, to provide a transparent and accomplished standpoint at the want for judicial, legislative, and social reform. This casebook is a perfect source for a finished yet specified exploration of the sensible criminal matters related to the sexual exploitation of youngsters. The casebook features a transparent and concise Teacher’s guide, with summaries of all circumstances and commentaries and amazing issues of dialogue for every case.
“In this hefty textual content, legislation professors Michael T. Flannery of the college of
Arkansas at Little Rock and Raymond C. O’Brien of The Catholic college of
America offer up to date assurance of case legislations, empirical learn, and
investigative and evidentiary concerns on 8 significant baby sexual exploitation-related themes. . . different assets during this quantity contain a desk of referenced situations and a listing of web-based assets on 21 themes, comparable to acquaintance
exploiters, charitable immunity, baby intercourse monitoring, civil commitment,
commercial marketplace for little ones, courting exploitation [etc.] . . . [and] a accomplished index.” —Russ Immarigeon