Dating violence amoungst teens
This act resulted in the boy talking about killing himself, and the girl being charged with child pornography. Dangerous Consequences of Poor Choices Oftentimes, young people don’t realize how serious or permanent these acts are.
In fact, in a recent Supreme Court Case, by 7-2 it was decided that online threats to kill, without actual evidence of the specific intent to threaten, do not violate the federal law.
In other words, for an online threat- even one to rape, maim, or kill- to be criminal, prosecutors must have evidence to show what the threatening party is actually thinking.
To quote Michelle Garcia, former Director of the Stalking Resource Center, the Internet is “the crime scene of the 21st century.”The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges works to enhance judicial skills to promote safety and batterer accountability through their program, the National Judicial Institute on Domestic Violence.
The film tells the stories of two high school girls in different parts of the country whose kinship is the result of a common tragedy; both girls were sexually assaulted by boys they thought were friends.
Documentary Competition at the Sundance Film Festival and will appear on Netflix in 2016.