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CyberSexting: Consequences are Still Severe for Youth

Today, another headline out of Michigan: Students Sentenced to Probation; Phones Taken Away in Social Media Sex Case, (http://www.dailytribune.com/general-news/20150319/students-sentenced-to-probation-phones-taken-away-in-social-media-sex-case), is yet another cautionary tale, in spite of the recent legislation that is intended to relieve some of the more lasting criminal consequences young people face when they are caught cybersexting or cyberbullying.

A few weeks …

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Teens Need to Know: Sexting is Not a Game

Amanda Todd

The natural course of life dictates that sooner or later kids are going to learn about sex.

Hormones start raging and teens get curious and it is natural for them to ask questions. However, when it comes to the question of whether or not to get involved in sexting, the answer needs to be a …

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The Scope of Sexting

Jesse Logan - A Victim of Sexting

Sexting, a combination of ‘sex’ and ‘texting,’ has exploded onto the scene in the recent years.

It refers to sending nude or sexually-suggestive images, videos or text through electronic means. Cell phones have been the main vehicle, but computers and webcams are also often used. Since the inception of the iPhone in 2007 and the …

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A Look into Senate Bill 407 — What Are Schools Required to Do?

Senate Bill 407 (SB 407) became effective on September 1, 2011, but what does it say and what does it have to do with schools?

The Backstory: As cell phone usage has become incredibly widespread (the average age of a child receiving a cell phone is 10 years old), a whole new wave of communicating …

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