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The Problems with Arizona’s Revenge Porn Statute

The Problems with Arizona’s Revenge Porn Statute

flagcon300This is one of those regretful situations where I get to say, “I told you so.” Back in December, I appeared on Politics Unplugged on KTVK 3TV and debated Arizona Representative JD Mesnard (R, District 17). Rep. Mesnard stated that he was sponsoring a bill that would protect Arizonans from revenge porn. Continue reading The Problems with Arizona’s Revenge Porn Statute

Class 5 Felony: Revenge Porn Now Illegal in Arizona

heart brokenRevenge porn is the posting online of naked or sexually explicit photos of an ex-lover for the purpose of getting back at them.

It is now a felony in Arizona to display or distribute a photo or video of another person in a state of nudity or engaged in sexual conduct if the person in the image has not consented to the disclosure.

Revenge Porn is a Class 5 Felony if the person in the image is not recognizable.  It is a Class 4 Felony if the person is recognizable. Continue reading Class 5 Felony: Revenge Porn Now Illegal in Arizona

Revenge Porn Debate

I appeared on KTVK-3TV show Politics Unplugged with reporters Dennis Welch and Cary Pena debating Arizona State Representative J.D. Mesnard on the issue of Revenge Porn and whether an Arizona Revenge Porn statute would violate the First Amendment.
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