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Two Federal Prisoners Face Additional Time for Possession of Comics

November 20, 2015
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Two Federal Prisoners Face Additional Time for Possession of Comics

Two men serving time for child pornography charges in a federal prison in Seagoville, Texas, are now facing additional obscenity charges over the possession of drawings depicting the sexual abuse of minors. Kevin Krause with The Dallas Morning News reports that Danny Borgos and John R. Farrar are being prosecuted for the possession of obscene…

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Censorship 2013: Missouri Man Goes to Prison for Comics

December 31, 2013
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Censorship 2013: Missouri Man Goes to Prison for Comics

Comics are still in the cross hairs in battle against censorship. This is most evident in the case of Christjan Bee, a Missouri man who will spend three years in federal prison because of the comics he possessed. Bee was prosecuted under the PROTECT Act (Section 1466A of the United State Code) and after accepting a…

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