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R Kelly's attorney claims singer was assaulted by fellow detainee in federal prison
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R Kelly's attorney claims singer was assaulted by fellow detainee in federal prison

R Kelly's lawyer reveals he learned of the attack on his client on Wednesday, and has received conflicting information on the extent of Kelly’s injuries.

Coronavirus Outbreak: R Kelly, awaiting sexual abuse trial, seeks release from Chicago prison citing pandemic risk
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Coronavirus Outbreak: R Kelly, awaiting sexual abuse trial, seeks release from Chicago prison citing pandemic risk

R Kelly faces several dozen counts of state and federal sexual misconduct charges in Illinois, Minnesota and New York, from sexual assault to heading a racketeering scheme aimed at supplying him with girls

R Kelly faces new federal charges in Chicago, alleging sexual abuse of teenager in 1990s
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R Kelly faces new federal charges in Chicago, alleging sexual abuse of teenager in 1990s

An updated federal indictment against R Kelly unsealed Friday in Chicago includes sex abuse allegations involving a new accuser, adding to the jailed singer's mounting legal challenges across three states

Former Germany and Real Madrid footballer Christoph Metzelder under investigation for sharing child pornography
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Former Germany and Real Madrid footballer Christoph Metzelder under investigation for sharing child pornography

Authorities have raided Metzelder's home and offices in Duesseldorf, and seized a laptop and a mobile phone.

Parliament approves POCSO (Amendment) Bill for stricter punishments, including death penalty, for child sex abuse
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Parliament approves POCSO (Amendment) Bill for stricter punishments, including death penalty, for child sex abuse

Cutting across party lines, members supported amendments to POCSO Act though some demanded that Bill be referred to the Standing Committee or Select Committee as it makes certain offences punishable with death.

Prosecutor on R. Kelly child pornography case alleges that more people could be charged
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Prosecutor on R. Kelly child pornography case alleges that more people could be charged

R. Kelly, 52, is being held without bond on charges that include producing child pornography and coercing minors to engage in sex

R Kelly tried to cover up sex crimes by paying off, threatening victims, say federal prosecutors
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R Kelly tried to cover up sex crimes by paying off, threatening victims, say federal prosecutors

R Kelly was arrested Thursday evening while walking his dog Believe in Chicago.

Firstpost Explains: How POCSO got more teeth after Cabinet nod to include death penalty for child abuse
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Firstpost Explains: How POCSO got more teeth after Cabinet nod to include death penalty for child abuse

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved amendments in the POSCO Act by specifying death penalty as the punishment for sexual assault against minors.

WhatsApp is being rampantly used as a platform for child pornography: Report
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WhatsApp is being rampantly used as a platform for child pornography: Report

A probe was conducted on public WhatsApp groups, where participants add themselves via an invite link.

R Kelly denies allegations of sexual abuse in first interview since arrest: 'I'm fighting for my life'
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R Kelly denies allegations of sexual abuse in first interview since arrest: 'I'm fighting for my life'

R Kelly was also acquitted of child pornography charges in 2008 that centered on a graphic video that prosecutors said showed him having sex with a girl as young as 13.

Centre intoduces amendments to POCSO Act in Lok Sabha: Bill to include death penalty for aggravated sexual assault on children
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Centre intoduces amendments to POCSO Act in Lok Sabha: Bill to include death penalty for aggravated sexual assault on children

The POCSO Act defines child as any person below the age of 18 years and the amendments are aimed at discouraging the trend of child sexual abuse by acting as a deterrent.

WhatsApp groups in India found sharing child pornography in an investigation
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WhatsApp groups in India found sharing child pornography in an investigation

Last month, a group of Israeli researchers had found dozens of WhatsApp groups with Child Pornography.

Govt may amend IT law to allow shutdown of apps, sites that spread fake news
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Govt may amend IT law to allow shutdown of apps, sites that spread fake news

The amendment also proposes tech companies to deploy tools to "identify" and curb unlawful content.

Cabinet approves amendments to POCSO Act, introduces death penalty for aggravated sexual offences
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Cabinet approves amendments to POCSO Act, introduces death penalty for aggravated sexual offences

The government has approved amendments to the POCSO Act and introduced stringent measures to check the circulation of child pornography and administration of hormones to children to attain early sexual maturity.

Facebook, Google and the like are blocking keywords related to child pornography
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Facebook, Google and the like are blocking keywords related to child pornography

Since the ban only targets specific keywords, it’s not entirely effective, but it's a good start.

WhatsApp says child pornography has no place on the messaging platform
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WhatsApp says child pornography has no place on the messaging platform

Calling it “vile”, WhatsApp says it responds to valid legal requests to investigate these types of crimes.

Tumblr was removed from App Store after it was found serving child pornography
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Tumblr was removed from App Store after it was found serving child pornography

Back in February, Telegram was also removed from App Store for similar reasons.

Internet Safety 101: How to protect yourself online from cyber crime, bullying and more
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Internet Safety 101: How to protect yourself online from cyber crime, bullying and more

Online safety begins with awareness, and knowing the threat that sits behind your computer.

Maharashtra Cyber Police creates portal for registration of sexual offences against women, minors
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Maharashtra Cyber Police creates portal for registration of sexual offences against women, minors

The Maharashtra Cyber Police department has launched a web portal to help resident report sexual offences against women and children in order to curb the spread of child pornograpy and sexually abusive content depicting rape and gangrape of women

Netflix's Desire accused of depicting child pornography, parent group petitions for film's removal from streaming giant
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Netflix's Desire accused of depicting child pornography, parent group petitions for film's removal from streaming giant

The parent group accused Netflix of 'showing a reckless disregard' for families who regularly stream content on the platform