Violent video games have been defined by California law as one that involves “killing, maiming, dismembering or sexually assaulting an image of a human being” in a way that appeals to deviant or morbid interest. California law has banned the sale of violent games to minors but it has recently been struck down by the lower federal courts as unconstitutional. Jim Steyer, a children’s advocate, is challenging this decision and taking it to the Supreme Court on Novemeber 2. Please read this article just published in the Los Angeles Times and keep yourself informed on this very important effort. Let us know your thoughts.
About The Author
Pamela Myers, BSEd
Pamela Myers received a BsEd in Education and her teaching credential from USC and is a retired 6th-grade teacher. She is married to Dr. Robert Myers and is proud to be the mother of two grown children and a grandmother. She has continued to work with children through her volunteer work. She loves nature and is an accomplished painter and photographer. She also enjoys traveling and attending music and theater events. Pam is the co-creator and co-narrator along with Dr. Myers of the Holistic Positive Parenting Course.