for everybody. and if so, how much of it is? No idea about the UK's laws. What's legal to watch as part of a film could break the law out of context If you make clips of the dirty bits out of context, however, the legal situation changes. but none of the security or trading standards officials took any notice of it. The first is where the material in question is a BBFC classified film, that should be an absolute defence. There have been no changes to US law regarding that for a long time. Child pornography refers to images or films (also known as child abuse images) and in some cases writings depicting sexually explicit activities involving a child; as such, child pornography is a record of The maximum penalty is 10 years in prison, or a fine. Due to the Video Recordings Act it is only legal to sell videos in the UK if rated (and passed) by the BBFC. Granted, i'd argue its always been illegal due to a provision in the relevant law banning "representations" of minors, in addition to actual ones, but thats kind of a legal grey area from state to state. I think "most of" is a bit of an exaggeration. Did the UK law ban anime/manga in the country just cuz there are cartoony naked girls in a school swimming pool for example? even another stall had dakimakura cases with nude lolis on. The reason is, that the law governing represnetative pictures describes photo like images where as the Lolicon to do not rise to that description. Now as a anime collector, I stay the F*** away from that shit. Im not into loli (Sighs in relief). The production and distribution of pornographic films are both activities that are lawful in many, but by no means all, countries so long as the pornography features performers aged above a certain age, usually eighteen years.Further restrictions are often placed on such material. A jobless animation fan has made legal history as he was convicted of having illegal pictures of cartoon children. Im not talking about just 1 loli hentai, there was a fair bit. This map shows legal status of child pornography. ... /Anime for 18+ and there are just normal animes (school stories, horror, sport, adventure, etc.) Jane Fae Fri 28 Nov 2008 // 16:28 UTC. Child pornography laws in England, Wales and Northern Ireland are covered by the Protection of Children Act 1978 ("the 1978 Act"), which made it illegal to take, make, distribute, show, or possess for the intent of showing or distributing an indecent photograph of someone under the age of 18. Host seller AliExpress describes the sex products as "lifelike", "real human dolls", "mini pretty girls" and "Loli dolls". SECRET: Daily Star Online found more than 10% of buyers were from the UK (Image: ALIEXPRESS) A dozen of the dolls listed on the website measure just 100cm, the same height as an average Brit three or four-year-old. ... Two interesting features of this new law arise in respect of potential defences. That is exactly what the law is in the UK regarding teh Lolicon. Pornography laws by region vary throughout the world. The government is planning to stop children being damaged by watching adult content by stopping anyone from doing so unless they go through a "rigorous" age verification process. UK.gov says extreme porn isn't illegal if you delete it.....unless you know how to recover a hard drive. So, is hentai legal in the uk?