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Supreme Court to decide case on harm by porn

But the attorney for Amy says that the phrase "proximate result" should only apply to the last subsection for "any other losses," because the phrase does not appear in any other part of the list of losses in the statute."The goal of restitution is not about the defendant," said one of Amy's attorneys, James Marsh, during a lower court hearing on Paroline. "It is about [making] the victim whole, restoring the victim to the place she would have been if the crime had not occurred, and clearly the defendant engaged in this crime, and the crime of conviction is possession, and that is what we are here about."Attorneys for Amy have argued that she ...