NH law changes ‘child porn’ to ‘child sex abuse images’

A bill that changed the title of the crime of “child pornography” to the crime of “child sexual abuse images,” will take effect on Sunday.

HB 220 was introduced by Rep. Renny Cushing, D-Hampton, in an effort to ensure that terminology used in the criminal code adequately reflects the nature of the offense. The bill was passed with broad bipartisan support and was signed into law by Gov. Chris Sununu at a public signing ceremony on June 7. | More…

| SeacoastOnline

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