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Revenge Porn punished by two years in prison in the UK

The new law has been adopted by the British government and is expected to come into force in the coming months. It is a question for the United Kingdom of adopting new provisions allowing to punish heavily "sharing private, sexual photos or videos in which what is shown is usually not shown in public."

Huccio porn 4K UHD The law displays a certain openness and a broader field than in certain countries in which the law does not sanction the publication of videos or photos without the knowledge of a victim only when the objective of causing harm is clearly displayed. In addition, it will be possible to be prosecuted in Great Britain for the publication of photos of a partner in undress and not necessarily of an explicitly sexual nature.

The offense is constituted as soon as the images are published on the Internet without the consent of the persons concerned, but also as soon as they are shared by SMS, electronic mail, including when a simple image of this type is displayed on any screen and shown to a third party without being widely distributed.

Laura Higgins, manager of a site to help victims of "porn revenge" congratulates a "encouraging first step" that can "facilitate the work of the police and the justice system". However, it indicates that the phenomenon "is a very serious problem: for each case that we treat, we discover dozens of others."

On the sidelines of the adoption of the text which now provides for 2 years in prison for the culprits, Great Britain is launching an awareness campaign by setting up a hotline and a website dedicated to the subject.