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As for Alpert, life is not easy as a registered sex offender, a label he will carry until the age of 43.
He's been kicked out of college, he cannot travel out of the county without making prior arrangements with his probation officer, he has lost many friends and is having trouble finding a job because of his status as a convicted felon.
If you send the photo, you've committed a different crime, but essentially the same crime." Critics, however, say child pornography laws on the possession or dissemination of graphic images were never meant to apply to teen sexting and that these teenagers usually have no criminal intent when they send pictures to each other. Fifteen-year-old Marissa Miller of northeastern Pennsylvania was 12 when she and a friend snapped themselves wearing training bras.
"I wasn't trying to be sexual," she says, "I was having fun with my friends at a sleepover, taking pictures, dancing to music." The picture recently surfaced on a student's cell phone and Marissa's mom, Mary Jo Miller, was contacted by Skumanick.
(CNN) -- When Vanessa Hudgens' naked photos hit the Internet, the "High School Musical" star quickly apologized.
But sending nude or seminude pictures, a phenomenon known as sexting, is a fast-growing trend among teens.
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Alaska, Florida and Maine will register juveniles only if they are tried as adults. A number of states have elected not to provide Internet access to registries; Florida is not one of them.
There is no hiding for Alpert, whose neighbors, he says, all know. If you type my name into the search engine online, you will find me." As sexting incidents pop up around the country, prosecutors are trying to come to terms with how these cases should be handled.
George Skumanick Jr., a district attorney from Wyoming County, Pennsylvania, took a novel approach when 20 students from Tunkhannock High School were caught allegedly sexting.
The high school sweethearts had been dating for almost 2½ years.
"It was a stupid thing I did because I was upset and tired and it was the middle of the night and I was an immature kid," says Alpert. Alpert was arrested and charged with sending child pornography, a felony to which he pleaded no contest but was later convicted.
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