Pornography and the criminal justice system / Carmen M. Cusack.
Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, 2015.
xv, 274 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Formatted Contents Note
1. Philosophical and jurisprudential underpinnings 2. Pornography in the U.S. criminal justice system 3. Obscenity 4. Pornography production and the U.S. criminal justice system 5. Children, pornography, and the law 6. Pornography and viewers' crime 7. Relationship between pornography and trafficking 8. Commonalities and comorbidities within child pornography 9. Prosecution 10. Illegal pornography, cyberspace, and technology 11. The pornography business and crime 12. Family law and pornography 13. Public pornography 14. Unintended pornography 15. Bestiality 16. Simulations 17. Fantasies and free speech 18. Punishments for pornography 19. Crooked members of the criminal justice system 20. Evidence 21. Pornography addiction, retribution, and rehabilitation 22. International and comparative 23. The future.
"This volume assembles hundreds of cases and studies to provide the most accurate and comprehensive picture of the status of pornography in the criminal justice system. Presenting high-level research in an accessible and organized manner, it explores a range of topics, including investigating and prosecuting a case, arguments favoring and opposing decriminalization of pornography, and relationships between pornography, mental disorders, and crime. It also examines criminal justice responses and international laws, policies, attitudes, and definitions of pornography in comparison to those of the United States"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
KF9444 .C87 2015
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