Supremes nix big bucks award for child porn victim

The court said suit awards must be tied to victim's actual losses

Supremes nix big bucks award for child porn victim

The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a plea to make it easier for victims of child pornography to collect money from people who view their images online, throwing out a nearly $3.4 million judgment in favor of a woman whose childhood rape has been widely seen on the Internet. Two dissenting justices said Congress should […]

Any limits on child porn restitution?

Courts so far have awarded restitution in 182 cases and Amy has collected $1.6 million. Of that total, $1.2 million came from one man.

Any limits on child porn restitution?

The Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a case that asks whether a victim of child pornography can seek millions of dollars from a defendant who had just two images of her on his computer. The woman, known only as Amy, is trying to convince the justices in arguments Wednesday that people convicted of possessing […]

Barbie’s boobs come with an FBI warning

Barbie’s boobs come with an FBI warning

Uh oh. A new Barbie doll sports a cleavage (and not a bad one for a 12-inch-high superstar) but the toy’s mammaries come with an FBI warning. Barbie’s boobs have always been a source of controversy since they first hit the scene in 1950 but the newest Barbie is a true boob tube. That’s right. […]