Yunnan Province, the first use of the Internet dissemination of pornographic materials case recently in Kunming Xishan District People’s court concluded. Xishan court sentenced the defendant Yang Honglin to the crime of spreading obscene articles for one year.
the court found that the defendant Yang Honglin Department of Kunming science and Technology Co., Ltd. employees, the company is mainly responsible for the construction site work. On April 2005, the defendant Yang Honglin to take advantage of familiar computer network knowledge, from the Beijing Communications Technology Development Co. Ltd. rent website of virtual space, create a network named "Yunnan public information network website. In order to increase the amount of site visits, since April 2006, the defendant Yang Honglin repeatedly in the home and his computer company to work on the site to publish pornographic pictures, pornographic novels, pornographic movies.
after the court hearing that the defendant to improve their website hits, openly publish pornographic pictures, to the public in the online novel, film and other electronic information and release the number has reached the starting point of criminal responsibility, their behavior has constituted the dissemination of pornographic material. The court then made the decision.
it is reported that the case is the "Supreme People’s court and the Supreme People’s Procuratorate on using the Internet, mobile communication terminal, voice platform production, copying, publishing, selling or spreading pornographic electronic information in criminal cases the specific application of the law interpretation of several issues" since the implementation of Yunnan Province, the first to use the Internet to spread obscene criminal judgment items.