Temida 2009 Volume 12, Issue 3, Pages: 27-41
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Criminal acts related to the exploitation of child pornography through abuse of computer systems and networks: International and domestic criminal legislation framework

Stevanović Ivana

The paper points out the importance of newly adopted international norms and standards that State Parties should undertake to aim a more adequate protection of children from sexual exploitation especially a pornography exploitation. A specific section of this paper is dedicated to the overview of the domestic criminal legislation framework regarding the protection of children victims of crimes related to their exploitation in pornography through abuse of computer systems and networks, and considering the recent changes in the criminal legislation in the Republic of Serbia. In this paper the author particularly analyses the compliance of certain provisions of the Criminal Code with the assumed international obligations.

Keywords: child pornography, computer systems and network, abuse