Records indicate ties between FBI and Best Buy Geek Squad

Court records in an ongoing case in California claim that the FBI paid Best Buy computer technicians to ferret out child pornography on customer’s computers. The Washington Post reports the relationship between the FBI and Best Buy may be more extensive than either admits. The allegations are made by lawyers for a California doctor chargedContinue reading “Records indicate ties between FBI and Best Buy Geek Squad”

Papillion, Sarpy County, sued over dismissed child porn charges

The Omaha World-Herald reports that Papillion, Sarpy County, along with the Sarpy County Attorney and several law enforcement officers, have been named in a federal lawsuit over the 2015 arrest of a former Nebraska resident. Wadith “Paul” and Stacey “Nikki” Nader had their lives turned upside down in 2015.  That year, Paul Nader was arrested,Continue reading “Papillion, Sarpy County, sued over dismissed child porn charges”

The Unjust, Irrational, and Unconstitutional Consequences of Pedophilia Panic

Writing in the April online edition of Reason magazine, Jacob Sullom, takes on the irrationality that exists in our nation’s sex offender laws. In his wide-ranging essay, Sullom writes that public fear and disgust lead to strange and uneven outcomes in sex offenses involving minors. Under federal law…looking at child pornography can be punished asContinue reading “The Unjust, Irrational, and Unconstitutional Consequences of Pedophilia Panic”