Laws have been enacted to criminalize "obscene images of children, no matter how they are made", for inciting abuse.
The NSW Supreme Court upheld a Local Court decision that the animated Simpsons characters "depicted", and thus "could be considered", real people.
Such companies offer a wide variety of unmoderated matchmaking services, most of which are profile-based.
Online dating services allow users to become "members" by creating a profile and uploading personal information including (but not limited to) age, gender, sexual orientation, location, and appearance.
The legal status of drawn pornography depicting minors varies from country to country and concerns simulated pornography and child pornography.
Some analysts have argued whether cartoon pornography depicting minors is a "victimless crime".