Biggest child pornography purveyor gets nearly three decades of jail-time

U.S. 09/16/21, 16:16

A man recognized as the world's most significant source of child abuse imagery had been sentenced to 27 years behind bars on Wednesday, Sept. 15.  The purveyor, 36-year-old Eric Eoin Marques, was ordered to pay $87,000 in reparation to victims of the child pornography he distributed, and a lifetime of supervision ...

Facebook records 95% of the incidents of child sexual exploitation content

U.S. 02/27/21, 13:06

The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) released its 2020 report listing websites that were reported for hosting child sexual exploitation content. Facebook had 95% of the total incidents. NCMEC's cybertipline is a centralized U.S. reporting system to combat online child exploitation, the report explained. One of NCMEC's goals is ...

Texas grand jury accuses Netflix of promoting obscene visual material with controversial film ‘Cuties’

U.S. 10/07/20, 10:30

The American production company Netflix was accused on Sept. 23 by a grand jury in Taylor County, Texas, of promoting obscene visual material of underage girls in the film "Cuties," the New York Post reported. Representative Matt Schaefer published the news showing a copy of the ruling. https://twitter.com/RepMattSchaefer/status/1313517817942212608 The film, whose original version ...

Pennsylvania State senator arrested on charges of possesing child porn

U.S. 09/18/19, 20:12

A Pennsylvania state senior was arrested at home on Tuesday, Sept. 17, after investigators said they found suspected images of child pornography on his personal computer and cellphone. Accordingly, Sen. Mike Folmer 63, has been charged with three counts of possession of child pornography and one count of criminal use of ...

Columbus 10TV meteorologist Mike Davis arrested on child pornography charges

U.S. 09/05/19, 15:50

10TV meteorologist Mike Davis was charged with child pornography Thursday, Sept.5. It has sent shockwaves throughout the Columbus viewing area. Davis was arrested and charged with pandering sexually oriented matter involving a minor and a second-degree felony, according to court documents. He was scheduled to be arraigned Friday, Sept. 6, at 9 ...

Convicted pedophile charged in 1993 killing of Missouri girl

U.S. 06/05/19, 20:15

A convicted pedophile who ran an international child pornography ring has been charged with the 1993 abduction, rape and killing of a 9-year-old Missouri girl, after previously undetected DNA found on her clothing implicated him in the crime, authorities announced Wednesday.Earl Webster Cox, who has been in custody for years ...

Key Mueller witness against Trump faces child porn charge

New York 06/03/19, 18:38

A Lebanese-American businessman who worked to advance Saudi Arabia's agenda to the Trump administration and who later provided grand jury testimony to special counsel Robert Mueller about his efforts to connect a Russian banker to members of Trump's transition team has been arrested on charges of transporting a dozen images ...

New York Archdiocese names 120 priests accused of sex abuse

U.S. 04/26/19, 18:04

At least 120 priests accused of sexually abusing a child or having child pornography have worked in the Archdiocese of New York, the archdiocese said Friday in releasing a list of names that includes bishops, high school teachers, a scouting chaplain and a notorious cardinal. The release, from the nation's second-largest ...

Prosecutors: Texas couple filmed sex abuse of dozens of kids

U.S. 04/24/19, 17:15

A Texas couple were sentenced Wednesday to 60 years each in prison for filming themselves sexually abusing kids, a case that prosecutors say involved more than two dozen young victims including babies. A federal judge in Waco gave Christopher Almaguer and his wife Sarah Rashelle Almaguer the maximum prison sentences. They ...

NY self-help guru pleads not guilty to child porn charges

U.S. 03/18/19, 13:36

The spiritual leader of an upstate New York self-help group pleaded not guilty on Monday to newly filed child pornography charges at a hearing where it became clear that his co-defendants are trying to avoid going to trial with him next month.Keith Raniere was charged last week with exploiting a ...

R. Kelly met underage girl while on trial for child porn

Entertainment 02/24/19, 00:09

While on trial for child pornography in 2008, R. Kelly still found time to talk to fans, give autographs and to meet an underage girl he later invited to his home.That's according to prosecutors who at a court hearing Saturday depicted the R&B star as manipulative and sometimes violent.Other accusers ...

Prosecutors paint dark portrait of manipulative R. Kelly

Entertainment 02/23/19, 20:12

Prosecutors on Saturday painted a dark portrait of a manipulative and sometimes violent R. Kelly, describing how he repeatedly sought out underage girls for sex, including one he encountered at her 16th birthday party and another who met the R&B star while he was on trial for child pornography.The accounts ...

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