Amaris. Age: 23.
Please leave this field empty. Now that virtually everyone has cell phones, more and more people are engaging in what is called sexting. Sexting involves texting nude or sexually provocative photos of oneself to another person. However, when it is unwanted or minors are involved, sexting can become a crime.
Remi. Age: 29.
Texting Related Crimes and Juveniles
Underage Sexting is when an adult shares or participates in an exchange of sexually-explicit content with a minor in the form of images or text. Explicit content is often sent to entrap an adult and subject them to extortion. Crimes can also occur when an adult sends content to coerce a minor. Our Nashville law firm has been seeing an increase in setups and scams associated with underage sexting and the perpetrators can be surprisingly sophisticated.
Vera. Age: 21.
Underage Sexting Setup
I have a sickness, but I do not have an excuse. I apologize to everyone I have hurt. On Wednesday morning, the Daily Mail published an exclusive report stating that former New York congressman and mayoral hopeful Anthony Weiner, who has already been involved in an unprecedented number of extramarital sexting affairs, had yet another online mistress — this time, a year-old girl. According to the report, Weiner first talked to the underage girl last January when she initiated contact over Twitter.
But did you know that sexting can be a crime in Texas? It all depends on what you text and to whom. Smartphones are the most common technology used for sexting since they include cameras for taking and sending sexually explicit photos, as well as access to the internet, all in one device. But other studies indicate that adults and the population at large are just as likely to indulge in sexting.