You are here

McCune, M.M., Virtual lollipops and lost puppies: How far can states go to protect minors through the use of Internet luring Laws? Retrieved from http://commlaw.cua.edu/articles/v14/McCune.pdf.

Error message

  • Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /home/content/01/4945901/html/index.php:11) in drupal_send_headers() (line 1243 of /home/content/01/4945901/html/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /home/content/01/4945901/html/index.php:11) in drupal_send_headers() (line 1243 of /home/content/01/4945901/html/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /home/content/01/4945901/html/index.php:11) in drupal_send_headers() (line 1243 of /home/content/01/4945901/html/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /home/content/01/4945901/html/index.php:11) in drupal_send_headers() (line 1243 of /home/content/01/4945901/html/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /home/content/01/4945901/html/index.php:11) in drupal_send_headers() (line 1243 of /home/content/01/4945901/html/includes/bootstrap.inc).
  • Warning: Cannot modify header information - headers already sent by (output started at /home/content/01/4945901/html/index.php:11) in drupal_send_headers() (line 1243 of /home/content/01/4945901/html/includes/bootstrap.inc).

The article discusses how the internet is percieved as safer because people can communicate over a long distance. It also details the various types of predators and their styles for seducing children. Finally, it explores the different laws that have been put in place to limit online predation and how they may or may not infringe on the First Ammendment. The best regualtion in close to the child's home.