Research Papers 2016

Synopsis: Below you will find a list of research papers which have been prepared by the Research and Information Service for the Committee for Justice in 2016. The papers are listed in reverse chronological order.

Online Risks and Children

- Date: 11/01/2016

Following the Justice in a Digital Age Conference in October 2015 the Committee for Justice (the Committee) requested that RaISe examine international research, law and best practice in relation to: (i) Decriminalising the act of a child sharing intimate photographs of themselves, if consensual and (ii) The creation of an offence of masquerading as a child online.


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