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TITLE NEEDED Raj Brar 100800645 On Friday October 30, Michael Jay Thomas was charged for the possession of child pornography. Thomas gained access to a computer in his workplace and composed stories involving incest and sexual fantasies involving teens. Unlike other child pornography cases, no images, videos, or names were presented in his stories. He did not intend for his stories to be published, nor did he try to distribute them. They were merely a means to pleasure for himself only. After court deliberation, Thomas was sentenced to 14 days in jail, and a two year probation period in which he is denied access to the internet, and must stay away from females under the age of 18 unless supervised. The case of Michael Thomas was unprecedented, and because he had recognized his wrongdoings, I believe the crown ruling of 14 days in prison was a violation of his human rights. Articles within the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights provide reasoning to why the actions of Thomas are correct within boundaries. Also, many novelists have written much of the same material, but rather than be convicted of a criminal offense, have been critically acclaimed. Piers Anthony is a prolific American novelist with books mainly based in the fantasy and
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This note was uploaded on 04/13/2010 for the course CA 1001 taught by Professor James during the Spring '06 term at Buffalo State.

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