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Trial of man charged with child porn over sex doll hears closing arguments
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A judge hearing an unusual child pornography trial says his verdict will hinge on whether a Newfoundland man knew the sex doll he ordered online was designed to resemble a child. Judge Mark Pike heard closing arguments Tuesday in what's believed to be the first trial in Canada dealing with child pornography charges involving a sex doll. Fifty-four-year-old Kenneth Harrisson faces charges of possessing child pornography, mailing obscene matter, and two charges under the federal Customs Act of smuggling and possession of prohibited goods. Crown lawyers argued that the doll is a three-dimensional form of child pornography and questioned Harrisson's testimony that he did not order it to have sex with.
Pornography? Child sex doll trial raises issue of what constitutes child porn
In a memo from the FBI that was mistakenly released to the press and obtained by ABC News, the FBI warned that the Barbie known as "Video Girl," which is equipped with the ability to capture thirty minutes of footage through a concealed camera in the necklace worn by the doll, could be a "pornography production method. Mattel, the manufacturer of the doll, said in a written statement that the FBI has not said that there have been any incidents of this doll "being used as anything other than intended. But law enforcement sources close to the investigation into the doll tell ABC News that Barbie dolls have been known to be a used by sexual predators looking for ways to attract their young victims. The combination of the concealed camera and the popular toy concerned officials, according to the source, who said law enforcement agencies nationwide were immediately made aware of the product.
A Shirley man is facing indictment after Massachusetts State Police said the online sales site eBay notified them that he had purchased a sex doll shaped and sized like a child. The dolls are not illegal, and the man, year-old Sean McClure , a level three registered sex offender who spent a decade in prison for multiple counts of rape of a child, was not charged with having it. Rather, the doll led police to his stash of child pornography.