Protection of Children Against Sexual Exploitation Act Law and Legal Definition

Protection of Children Against Sexual Exploitation Act of 1977 is a statute pertaining to punishment of persons who employ, use, persuade, induce, entice, or coerce a minor to engage in sexually explicit conduct.

The Protection of Children Against Sexual Exploitation Act, 18 USCS §§ 2251-2259, punishes criminally any person performing a sexually explicit conduct against a minor. [United States v. 1181 Waldorf Drive, 900 F. Supp. 1167 (E.D. Mo. 1995)].