In San Diego, dozens of students from San Dieguito Union High School District are facing possible criminal charges after teen girls sent naked photos of themselves to their boyfriends, which were then shared among six different high schools and one middle school. Child pornography laws, originally designed to protect children from adult predators, criminalize both consensual and non-consensual sexting where the person in the photo is under Sexting in Middle School Leads to More Adolescent Sex, Study Says | Time
That made it 10 times worse," Crystal said. Students that admitted to sending pictures showed even higher rates of sexual activity. Sexting is on the rise among teens: ~27% get nudes, other racy In my day, to sext you had to use a film camera, develop the film, get a print.