There could also be effects of decreasing demand for non-AI-generated analogues, because of potential consumers of this kind of content being satisfied with these virtual, AI-generated, no-one-was-harmed analogues, hence reducing harm.
I can see how sex with real children leads to moral condemnation and to legal punishment.
But if no real child is ever involved in this it seems to me that it’s an instance of “disgust leads to moral condemnation leads to legal punishment / prohibition of the material”.
You can surround text with two asterisks (*) on each side to bold text, at least in the Markdown editor. With the rich-text editor, you can just click on the bold button.
Fixed. Thank you.