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Pricing Amy: Should Those Who Download Child Pornography Pay the Victims?

Amy and her lawyer are, however, fighting back. Her battle is part of a series of cases - now wending their way through the federal courts - trying to help the victims of child pornography by seeking financial restitution, not from the perpetrator but from the untold number of people who subsequently download their pornographic images.Amy could be considered the leader in this legal trend. Her pictures are among the most widely traded in the underground world of online child pornography.Under the Crime Victims' Rights Act, the government must notify Amy and other child pornography victims anytime anyone is arrested by federal authorities for ...