The new legislation makes Arizona the first state to make posting “revenge porn” online a felony offense.
The Arizona Legislature unanimously passed the bill one week ago and the governor signed it into law last Wednesday.
“Revenge porn”, also referred to as "non-consensual pornography", is the dissemination of sexually explicit images of an individual without their permission.
The act of posting private pictures without permission of all parties can be an emotionally crippling experience. Especially considering those private images or videos were meant for the eyes of a lover, but are now revealed to the world. Revenge porn can also seriously damage one’s reputation and hurt future career aspirations.
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