Thank you for your response.
I am afraid that someone is telling you what they wish would happen, but I am afraid that child pornography continues to be a major offense pursued in Texas and even in the federal courts
. In fact, most states, including Texas, will present the child pornography case to the US Attorney and give the US Attorney the chance to take the case before the Texas DA will take the case.
I am sorry, but there is absolutely no such truth in what that person is telling you about they will not have to register for this. The laws do not carve out such exemptions the way you are describing and that is someone who is telling you this to try to make you feel better by giving you hope.
This is a second degree
felony he is facing under Texas law and it requires lifetime sex offender registration even though he is only 21. There are inmates who come up with all sorts of rumors to try to raise hopes of people, but as of today's date there are no bills proposed or laws passed in Texas to decrease the penalty for child pornography promotion/distribution or possession I am sorry to say.
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