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Internet Safety for Kids

Bullying expert recommends teens delete most "sexting" messages.

Justin W. Patchin, Ph.D, Co-Director, Cyberbullying Research Center and Associate Professor of Criminal Justice at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire has written a blog post that's sure to engender some controversy. Patchin, who is a leading researcher on cyberbullying, is recommending that "teens who receive a nude or semi-nude image of a classmate" should "immediately delete it" instead of getting adults involved.

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