Should a person be found guilty of a crime if they solicit sex from a “non-existent child” in an undercover sting operation when they are actually conversing with an adult police officer?

Should a person be found guilty of a crime if they solicit sex from a “non-existent child” in an undercover sting operation when they are actually conversing with an adult police officer? Your assignment is to write a paper on one of the following controversial issues and discuss the clashing viewpoints that are inherent with the topic. Each of the topics have a variety of issues that are both controversial and diametrically opposed to one another. Although you will be required to take a side on the issue, this is not purely an “opinion paper”, but one that will discuss all sides of the issue to defend your position.