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Comment: Re:And the point of these laws is? (Score 1) 933

by Mugabe (#26257957) Attached to: The Slippery Legal Slope of Cartoon Porn

Child Pornography laws are there to protect real children. Your beef is with "Obscenity" laws. Obscenity laws, while originally intended to prevent the PUBLIC display of material and behavior inappropriate for young people, have morphed (in many places) to be thought-crime laws. THESE are the bad ones.

Actually, if the guy in the article was prosecuted under CP for the cartoons on at least one count. So, this is an expansion in the WITCH HUNT.

"They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary saftey deserve neither liberty not saftey." -- Benjamin Franklin, 1759

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