Daniel Edelson


Part I of this Note describes child sex tourism, focusing on both the tourists and their victims. Additionally, Part I discusses extraterritorial legislation as a means to combat child sex tourism. Part II presents country specific examples of extraterritorial legislation against the sexual exploitation of children. Part III sets forth a model of extraterritorial legislation against child sex tourism as well as non-legislative steps that countries should take in response to child sex tourism. Finally, Part III recommends changes that the United States should adopt to more effectively address child sex tourism.