"Victims can sue the person who leaked the images and 16 states now have criminal cyberstalking or harassment laws that criminalize such situations, she said. That's a significant improvement since 2004 when New Jersey first passed legislation addressing revenge porn, according to Danielle Citron, a professor at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law and author of the book "Hate Crimes in Cyberspace." Federal cyberstalking law may also apply if the person share the images online repeatedly, she said. Read more » about Activists in the war against revenge porn are finally seeing results
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