Eilish O'Regan Twitter Email. A nine-year-old girl who was sending nude photos of herself to boys in her class is a victim of the growing trend of "sexting" which is now becoming the "norm" among young people, it emerged yesterday. Sexting is the sending or receiving of sexually explicit messages or images by text messaging or via email, said Caroline O'Sullivan, director of services at the Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. Dealing with the fallout from sexting is now an area of serious concern and is becoming more and more a feature of the organisation's daily work, she told the Oireachtas Committee on Children and Youth Affairs. They regard it as a safe way to explore their sexuality.
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Thirty-six young people, aged between 14 and 16, who attended schools in Graz and Deutschlandsberg were found to have circulated pornographic images of minors, the prosecution found. One girl, whose naked image was shared by schoolmates without her consent, had to have psychological counselling afterwards. Forget flying! The best way to see Europe is via bus and rail.
Girls as young as nine 'sexting' nude photos to boys in class
Top definition. Sexting is usually done by attention seeking high school and even middle school girls that think passing out nudes and porn will somehow make them popular or cool. Most are too dumb to realize that most guys will treat them like shit and take advantage of them and the rest of the school will think of them as hoes and sluts.
By Mark Theoharis. Since cell phones first saw widespread adoption in the s, they've become not just ever present, but have developed vastly expanded capabilities, such as the ability to take and instantly share photos. Some states have adopted laws that prescribe penalties aimed specifically at teenagers or adolescents who send such photos.