IV. Related Crimes and Activities

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Four
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4

In addition to the myriad of other harms and anti-social effects brought about by obscenity[1175] there is a link between traditional organized crime group involvement in the obscenity business and many other types of criminal activity. Physical violence, injury, prostitution and other forms of sexual abuse are so interlinked in many cases as to be almost inseparable except according to statutory definitions. Among the crimes known to be interlinked with the pornography industry are:

Notes

  1. See, The sections discussing social and behavioral science research, harms and victimization for a more complete explanation.