Archived from the original on 27 July In Christian societies, sex outside marriage was forbidden. As such, in some jurisdictions, films and images showing individuals under the age of 18, but above the age of consent, that meet the legal definition of child pornography are prohibited despite the fact that the sexual acts depicted are legal to engage in otherwise under that jurisdiction's age of consent laws. When questioned regarding their legality legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin stated he thought it was not illegal, though legal expert Sunny Hostin was more skeptical, describing jailbait images as "borderline" child pornography which may be illegal. The enforcement practices of age-of-consent laws vary depending on the social sensibilities of the particular culture see above. Age of consent reform.
The Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, especially Women and Childrenwhich came into force inprohibits commercial sexual exploitation of children.
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However, Moore is married to a woman 14 years his junior whom he first met when she was 15 and he was In some countries, states, or other jurisdictions, the age of consent may be lower than the age at which a person can appear in pornographic images and films. This page was last edited on 24 Novemberat Opposition to child marriage in the United States also has a long history, dating back to the middle of the 19th century. In the 21st century, concerns about child sex tourism and commercial sexual exploitation of children gained international prominence, and have resulted in legislative changes in several jurisdictions, as well as in the adoption of several international instruments. Prince, Schorr tells me, has never met Shields.