Henning made sexual advances, and requested explicit photos of the girl, even after she told him she was 15.
When interviewed by authorities, Henning admitted to knowing that she was not of age.
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But since Google Voice is not a telecom provider–in fact, it’s not even real VOIP, but instead acts as a switching layer over the traditional phone system–the company argues it’s not subject to the same laws as AT&T.
Both parties agree that the problem lies in the antiquated inter-carrier phone laws, which can only be amended and updated by the FCC.
An Endeavor man reached a deal with prosecutors Tuesday in which he will spend the next two years on probation for having inappropriate conversations with an underage girl on Facebook. Henning, 43, also must submit a DNA sample, register as a sex offender and undergo any counseling recommended by his probation agent.
Google’s public policy blog admits that Google Voice blocks certain numbers.
AT&T says this would be illegal were Google treated like any other telecom.
But Google claims that if it doesn’t engage in blocking, its service will become too expensive to operate for no charge. [E]arlier this year, we noticed an extremely high number of calls were being made to an extremely small number of destinations.
In fact, the top 10 telephone prefixes–the area code plus the first three digits of a seven digit number, e.g., 555-555-XXXX–generated more than 160 times the expected traffic volumes, and accounted for a whopping 26 percent of our monthly connection costs.”AT&T has argued that the FCC should treat Google like any other telecom, which can’t pick and choose which numbers it allows to connect.