Interesting Quotes

April 26, 2008

“Child porn prosecutions have become the modern-day equivalent to McCarthyism, the Spanish Inquisition, or the Salem witch trials. Once accused, it seems that there‚Äôs no defense that can save you, not even innocence.” -Me, in a comment I left to Megan’s Flaw.

“That is a very scary statement, and exactly how the witch trials were conducted.” -The blog author’s comment back to me.

“When the possibility of child pornography consumption is raised, the court system slips into some sort of guilt-until-proven innocent trance.” -David Berlind, an Executive Editor at ZDNet, in Beyond a shadow of a pornographic doubt, don’t rush to judgment.