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McGrath, MD, M. G., & Casey, E. (2002). Forensic psychiatry and the internet: Practical perspectives on sexual predators and obsessional harassers in cyberspace. The journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 30(1), 81-94.

This article shoes how the Internet is used by sexual predators and obsessional harassers, in order to gain access to their victims in relation to forensic psychiatry. Since the Internet is becoming a new source of communication, these researchers felt it necessary to look at how these predators use the information available to them on the Internet to their advantage, and the privacy with which the Internet also allows them. This is important to the research in the current study because it demonstrates how these predators groom their victims online and use the Internet as a tool to harass others.