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What you need to know about revenge porn laws in SA

What you need to know about revenge porn laws in South Africa

  Four years after a Californian woman sued her ex-boyfriend for posting sexually explicit photographs and videos of her online, she has been awarded $6.4 million (R80 million) in one the largest judgments of its kind. According to the the New York Times, shortly after a California woman and her […]

South Korean women demand equal justice for internet sex crimes amid 'spy-cam porn epidemic'

South Korean women demand equal justice for internet sex crimes amid ‘spy-cam porn epidemic’

  “Just because the victim is a man and the suspect is a woman this time, the country is investigating the case differently,” wrote one petitioner, according to the JoongAng daily. “Remember the cases of women who were victims of hidden camera crimes and went to the police for help?” […]

What this revenge porn site's shutdown means to one of its victims

What this revenge porn site’s shutdown means to one of its victims

  The Dutch police recently located and shut down the servers of Anon-IB, a message board notorious for revenge porn, i.e. nude photos that have been obtained and reshared without the owner’s consent. In 2011 nude photos of Emma Holten, a Danish feminist activist, were hacked from her email account […]

Man blackmailed ex into talking to him by posting nudes: cops

Man blackmailed ex into talking to him by posting nudes: cops

  An Alabama man was busted in a revenge porn scheme on social media involving his ex-girlfriend, authorities said. Bryndon Bess, 21, allegedly posted nude photos of his ex on Snapchat and threatened to continue posting until she talked to him, news station WKRG reported. Bess, who is from Mobile, […]

Williamsport woman charged with putting child porn on Facebook | Instant

Williamsport woman charged with putting child porn on Facebook | Instant

  A Williamsport woman charged with distribution of child pornography is accused of uploading explicit images from a minor’s cellphone onto the internet. Ashley Nicole Grove, 28, was charged this week by summons for an incident first reported by the victim on Jan. 2, according to the charging document filed […]