In the section that lists out "content-related offense," number one on the list is: Cybersex.
-- The willful engagement, maintenance, control, or operation, directly or indirectly, of any lascivious exhibition of sexual organs or sexual activity, with the aid of a computer system, for favor or consideration.
” from the laptop on his bed, National Bureau of Investigation agents smashed their way into his cybersex den.
” said Deakin, 53, bare-chested and slick with sweat, his breath sour and glasses foggy, his wrists bound with a zip tie.
They note that this provision appears to violate the UN's Human Rights Council, which claims that criminal sanctions against libel are a problem.
Also troubling: that section was added by one Senator, Vicente Sotto III, without any public hearing, after Sotto claimed "introducing Internet libel laws would make people more cautious online." Hello, chilling effects.
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This relatively new crime, webcam sex tourism, is spreading rapidly.The United Nations describes “alarming growth of new forms of child sexual exploitation online.” The FBI says it’s epidemic, and that at any given moment, 750,000 child predators are online.Almost every case stems from the Philippines, where good English speakers, increased internet connections and widespread international cash transfer systems combine with widespread poverty and easy access to vulnerable kids.But what caught my eye, was a couple sections up from the libel part.It appears that Cybersex is now a crime in the Philippines too.