Anthony Weiner Is Now a Registered Sex Offender for Sexting a 15-Year-Old

Anthony Weiner Is Now a Registered Sex Offender for Sexting a 15-Year-Old

Former congressman Anthony Weiner was ordered on April 5, 2019, to register himself as a sex offender. In February 2019, 54-year-old Weiner was released early from prison and sent to a New York halfway house. Weiner was permitted early release due to good behavior. The husband of Huma Abedin, the aide to Hillary Clinton’s official […]

Sexting by Adults Is Greater Than Teens

Sexting by Adults Is Greater Than Teens

The term “Sexting” became a household word in 2011 when then New York Congressman Anthony Weiner sent explicit photos of himself to several woman. Before 2011, the focus was mostly on the concerns and risks involved for teens who were sexting. The Anthony Weiner incident served to raise public awareness that adults were just as likely to send “sexts,” and it […]

Study Shows Sexting Increases Sexual Activity in Youth

Study Shows Sexting Increases Sexual Activity in Youth

A study by the University of California finds sexting increases sexual activity among youth. Students selected for the study were middle school-aged. Study results were shared with Reuters Health. It makes sense that exposure to sexual activity through videos, movies, and unlimited and unsupervised Internet access can awaken sexual feelings in youth. Over 1,300 middle […]