Judge concerned over FBI tactics in child porn sting

A federal judge says he has “ethical and legal” concerns about the FBI’s tactics in a massive internet child porn sting operation. Judge Robert Bryan expressed his concern during a hearing in the trial of three Washington state men arrested as a result of what was dubbed “Operation Pacifier” — in which the FBI seized theContinue reading “Judge concerned over FBI tactics in child porn sting”

How much punishment is enough for viewing child porn?

Writing online for Mimesis Law, U.S. Senior District Judge Richard Kopf asks how much punishment is enough for those caught viewing child pornography. He appears sympathetic to those sentenced to long federal prison terms for possession and distribution of child porn.  Judge Richard Kopf So evening comes, and you descend to the “man cave” inContinue reading “How much punishment is enough for viewing child porn?”