Am I able to file a case for this?
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Internet child pornography is illegal.
Consult counsel for options.
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Child porn is not something to discuss on the internet---nor is the "settlement" your family "agreed" to which may well be a worthless document.
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You need to consult counsel. This is not an issue can can be addressed in this forum.
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