also Hall of
Shame: journalists, politicians, and others
who fuel the fire of fear and hatred for children who violate sex laws
Log on to South Carolina's Internet registry of sex
offenders, and listed there...you'll find Lucas Tanner II...he was 12
years old when it happened.
of 13 put on sex offenders' register for child porn
The Independent, UK
May 15, 2001
A 13-year-old boy became one of the youngest people to be listed on the
sex offenders' register yesterday. A judge told the boy that he had
become an "unwitting victim" in an internet child porn ring, but was
placed on the register for two-and-a-half years. The Home Office said
it believed there were younger offenders elsewhere in the country.
Why little boys are not sex offenders
Nov. 21, 2000
Overall terrifying statistics are quoted, then, as an
example, an incidence of the most extreme kind is given...Yet even
according to the NSPCC's own calculations, the more extreme examples
only make up a small minority of the abusive actions that actually
Dangerous Doctor Games (in German)
March 4, 2000
Children and teenagers in the USA are subjected to sex offender
treatment that reminds one of Clockwork
charged in sex ring
July 5, 1999
A ring of children as young as 7 in a small Pennsylvania community
taught each other to have sex...Six children have been charged in
juvenile court on charges including rape, involuntary deviate sexual
intercourse and indecent assault.
Another child charged in alleged
March 17, 1998
A 12-year-old Reston
solicited other girls to take part in a sex-for-hire scheme...A
13-year-old student at the Langston Hughes School has already been
charged with similar activities.
12-Year-Old Girl Charged with
June 20, 1997
Police have charged a 12-year-old girl with sexually abusing a
9-year-old boy four times over a two-month period...Though no force was
involved, the girl has been charged with first-degree rape and sexual
assault charges because of the boy's age.
Feb. 28, 1997
A mother discovers that the legal system's nightmarish 'cure' for
child sexual abuse can be worse than the disease.
A Question of Abuse
Tony was 9 years old...Juvenile Court put Tony in a 'sexually reactive
children's' group...The American Civil Liberties Union Prison Project
has sued a number of similar programs for adults...Tony suffered
harshness and betrayal from adults; he is depressed and mistrustful.
The boys are required to report on their masturbation, confessing
whatever fantasies are left in their strip-searched imaginations...They
must submit to random drug tests and inform potential lovers that they
are a sex offender.
Girls accused in sex assaults
The Reporter, Fon du Lac, WI
An 11-year-old girl is accused of engaging in sexual contact with
seven children...A 9-year-old boy is listed in the report as a child
who had contact with the girl. The 11-year-old girl also was listed as
one of his victims...The 9-year-old boy also is listed as a victim of
the other 11-year-old girl...The boy had learned how to disarm the
alarm and entered her room at night so the sexual activity could take