TITLE

THE KIDS ARE ONLINE: THE INTERNET, THE COMMERCE CLAUSE, AND THE AMENDED FEDERAL KIDNAPPING ACT

AUTHOR(S)
Campbell, Michele Martinez
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law;Oct2011, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p215
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on crimes related to kidnapping which uses the Internet or other technologies for the execution of the crime. A focus is on the relations between technology, federalism and criminal law, the constitutionality of the amendments made in the U.S. Federal Kidnapping Act and the challenges faced by the statute. A new model is proposed for the federal prosecution related to intrastate violent crime.
ACCESSION #
76111552

 

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