Child Pornography Statutes in Minnesota

Dissemination prohibited (Minn. Stat. § 617.247, subd. 3)

Whoever disseminates pornographic work to an adult or a minor, knowing or with reason to know its content and character is guilty of child pornography.

Possession prohibited (Minn. Stat. § 617.247, subd. 4)

A person who possesses a pornographic work or a computer disk or computer or other electronic, magnetic, or optical storage system or a storage system of any other type, containing a pornographic work, knowing or with reason to know its content and character.

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