Netflix Indicted By Grand Jury In Texas Over ‘Lewd’ Depiction of Children in ‘Cuties’

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Netflix has been indicted by a grand jury in Texas and is facing criminal charges in the ongoing backlash over “Cuties,” the pre-teen hyper-sexual twerking film described by Sen. Ted Cruz as a “pornographic film.”

The grand jury indictment for promotion of lewd visual material depicting a child was filed on September 23 in Tyler County, Texas, according to Texas Rep. Matt Schaefer.

NBC News obtained a copy of the indictment Tuesday, confirming Schaefer’s tweet:

The indictment states that Netflix promoted, distributed and exhibited material which “depicts the lewd exhibition of the genitals or pubic area of a clothed or partially clothed child who was younger than 18 years of age” for the “prurient interest in sex.” It also states that the material held no serious “literary, artistic, political, or scientific value.”

Breitbart report: The development comes in the wake of Netflix facing immense backlash over its tween-twerking movie Cuties.

Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) recently led a group of Republican lawmakers in calling on the Justice Department to open a criminal investigation into Netflix, with the senator accusing the streaming giant of “peddling child pornography.

Like any parent, I find ⁦[Netflix’s]⁩ decision to peddle child pornography disgusting. And it’s criminal,” Cotton tweeted Saturday. “[The Justice Department] should take swift action.”

The Daily Caller was first to report Cotton’s letter to the Justice Department.

Joseph Travers, a rescuer of missing and trafficked children and founder of Saved in America, told SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Daily that Cuties could be used to groom children for sexual abuse.

We’ve had 245 recoveries,” Travers said, “meaning we have 245 case studies. and one of the things we found out [is that there are] five steps of a predator’s grooming of children for child sex trafficking. … Out of the five steps, four of the steps are right in that Netflix film on how to groom a child for trafficking.”

“In other words, what I’m saying is Cuties could be a film that was made and created to train children to be trafficked for the traffickers,” he added.

The backlash was indeed bipartisan. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) hammered Netflix over its decision to release Cuties, calling the movie “child porn” and insisting that Netflix is “complicit” in fueling the child sex trafficking trade.

Baxter Dmitry

Baxter Dmitry

Baxter Dmitry is a writer at The People's Voice. He covers politics, business and entertainment. Speaking truth to power since he learned to talk, Baxter has travelled in over 80 countries and won arguments in every single one. Live without fear.
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    • They hate nature ,natural normal sex .They only like un natural sex ,un natural everything Normal marijuana s no good even ,has to be improved by being hydroponic ally cultivated with artificial fertilizers ,opium has to turned into heroin, even cocaine has to made into crack .

  1. I saw this one scene where this 11 year old snatched this Adult males cell phone and quickly ran into the bathroom, pulled down her pants and took a picture of her croutch then opened the door and threw the phone at him. What was that all about? This is desensitizing young girls that this is a cool thing to do, or to demonstrate how naked pictures of girls can end up on an Adult’s cell phone. I don’t know, it was a shocking scene.
    one scene the same girl was dancing and the camera showed the floor underneath her dancing body and it was dripping sweat or something on to the floor. The director is a mental patient for sure, director or producer or both. Something very wrong here. arrests need to be made. I would be shocked if those girls were not raped by the movie makers.

    • Raped or even murdered after being trafficked So often rhe actors are ” allowed ” to deceive the producer by giving false names to try to avoid paying tax so the producers can claim to know nothing about anyone of any other name who looks remarkably similar whose reported missing

  2. I must say that I really enjoyed it and hope there are some sequels. My buddies Michael and Barry Obama did a great job with Susan Rice in getting this perfect movie out. Many of the scenes are brilliant when watching in slow mo. I was really hoping the nude scenes remained in the movie, but thats okay as I have ordered a black and a white girl over for pizza tonight. The good thing about girls is you can turn them over when you’re finished and go again. Vote for me.

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