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Matt Gaetz thought he could 'do what he wanted' with women's nudes, a colleague said. That's not how it works.

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) awaits the State of the Union address in the chamber of the House of Representatives on February 4, 2020 in Washington, DC. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Matt Gaetz once said the recipient of a private image could do with it what they want, his former colleague said this week. The Florida lawmaker has recently been accused of sharing nude images of women in Congress. Insider spoke to an expert to find out why this common assumption is wrong and also dangerous. See more s...
Tags: News, Politics, UK Weekend, News UK, Matt Gaetz, Revenge Porn, Sex & Relationships, Analysis


Ex-Rep. Katie Hill loses lawsuit against Daily Mail for publishing nude photos of her, accuses judge of thinking 'revenge porn is free speech'

Then-Rep. Katie Hill answers questions from reporters at the Capitol following her final speech on the floor of the House of Representatives on Oct. 31, 2019. Win McNamee/Getty Images A judge dismissed Katie Hill's lawsuit against the Daily Mail over the outlet publishing nude photos of her. The judge ruled that the photos were a matter of public concern. Hill's attorney said they intend on appealing the case. The former congresswoman accused the judge of thinking "revenge porn is ...
Tags: Politics, California, Los Angeles, Trends, Daily Mail, House Of Representatives, Lawsuits, Revenge Porn, Democratic, Capitol, Hill, Orange County Register, Goldberg, Salem Media Group, McNamee Getty, Jacob Shamsian


Matt Gaetz Reportedly Fought a Revenge Porn Law to Protect His Stash

An update on the metastasizing horrors from the ongoing saga of U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz, a Florida Republican reportedly under investigation for sex trafficking: It’s not looking great. Read more...
Tags: Florida, Science, Articles, Pornography, Revenge Porn, Tucker Carlson, Matt Gaetz, Gaetz, Human Sexuality, Florida Republicans, Joel Greenberg, Right Wing Populism In The United States, Law Crime, Sexual Ethics, Tom Goodson, Sex And The Law


'Depressed, anxious, nauseated': Katie Hill reacts to allegations Matt Gaetz shared nude images of women on House floor

Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida (L) and former Rep. Katie Hill of California (R). Drew Angerer/Michael Brochstein/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Former Rep. Katie Hill said Saturday she felt "nauseated" following the Matt Gaetz allegations. Hill was forced to resign in October 2019 after nude images of her were published by the DailyMail. Gaetz has been accused of showing his colleagues nude images of women on the House floor. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former De...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Congress, California, Trends, Cnn, House, News UK, Cuba, Revenge Porn, Hill, Katie, R, Matt Gaetz, L, Gaetz


'Depressed, anxious, nauseated': Katie Hill reacts to allegations that Matt Gaetz shared nude images of women on the House floor

Rep. Matt Gaetz of Florida and former Rep. Katie Hill of California. Drew Angerer/Michael Brochstein/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Former Rep. Katie Hill said on Saturday that she felt "nauseated" after the Matt Gaetz allegations. Hill was forced to resign in October 2019 after the Daily Mail published nude images of her. Gaetz has been accused of showing his colleagues in the House nude images of women. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former Democratic Rep. Kat...
Tags: Florida, Politics, Congress, Trends, Cnn, Daily Mail, House, News UK, Cuba, Revenge Porn, Hill, Katie, Matt Gaetz, Gaetz, CCRI, Katie Hill


FBI warns of the rise of 'deepfakes' in coming months and explains how to spot them easily

Deepfakes have now entered popular culture and are easier than ever to make. Elyse Samuels/The Washington Post/Getty Images The FBI has issued a warning that "malicious actors" may use synthetic content for campaigns. It said there had been an increase in campaigns since 2019, pointing to Russian and Chinese actors. Attacks have been primarily to "advance tradecraft and increase the impact" of actors' activities. See more stories on Insider's business page. The FBI has issued a st...
Tags: Google, China, Russia, International, Trends, Fbi, Revenge Porn, Nordic, Misinformation, University of Buffalo, Online Abuse, BI International, Tech Insider, Washington Post Getty, Shuman Ghosemajumder, Deepfake


A British TV network is facing criticism for airing a deepfake version of the Queen's Christmas speech, where she mocks Harry and Meghan for moving to Canada

Channel 4's deepfake depiction of Queen Elizabeth II Channel 4 Channel 4, a British television channel, has sparked controversy with a deepfake video portraying an alternative festive broadcast set to be broadcast on Friday. The video depicts the Queen discussing controversial Royal Family stories, including Prince Andrew's connections to Jeffrey Epstein, and the departure of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle from the family. Channel 4 said it intends the video to provide a "stark warning...
Tags: UK, Trends, Bbc, Canada, Queen, Guardian, Harry, Revenge Porn, Elizabeth Ii, Queen Elizabeth Ii, Duke Of York, Andrew, Meghan, Jeffrey Epstein, Sam Gregory, MEGHAN MARKLE


Former Rep. Katie Hill sues ex-husband, Daily Mail, & Redstate for 'nonconsensual porn'

Former congresswoman Katie Hill filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles on Tuesday that claims ex-husband and the owners of Redstate.com and the Daily Mail distributed sexual images of her that amounted to "nonconsensual porn." The suit claims the outlets did not have a "carte blanche right" under the First Amendment to "sexually degrade and expose public officials." — Read the rest
Tags: Post, News, Law, Los Angeles, Lawsuits, Revenge Porn, Katie Hill


PornHub gets busted for profiting off child trafficking, coincidentally announces new policies

On Sunday, December 4, 2020, the New York Times published an expose about the dangerous consequences of PornHub's user-generated content: Pornhub is like YouTube in that it allows members of the public to post their own videos. A great majority of the 6.8 million new videos posted on the site each year probably involve consenting adults, but many depict child abuse and nonconsensual violence. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, News, Porn, New York Times, Child Abuse, Pornhub, Child Porn, Revenge Porn, Child Pornography, Trafficking, Section 230, Communications Decency Act, Not Actually Child Pornography Though


A huge fake-nude Telegram operation shows the big threat posed by deepfakes is revenge porn, not disinformation

Ruobing Su/Insider A huge network on messaging app Telegram has been providing members with deepfaked nude images of women using a bot, deepfake monitoring firm Sensity said in a report Tuesday. Users sent the bot a picture of a women they wanted to see naked, and the bot used deepfake technology to generate a fake nude image of that woman. Sensity's analysis showed a staggering number of women were targeted by the bot — more than 680,000, including some underage girls. This serves as gri...
Tags: Elon Musk, Instagram, Russia, Trends, Ussr, Privacy International, Jeff Bezos, Telegram, Revenge Porn, US Europe, Tech Insider, Deepfake, Isobel Asher Hamilton, Sensity, Rubong Su, Latin America Sensity


The GOP Could Reclaim a House Seat Left Open by a Nude Photo Scandal

California’s 25th district is not lacking for drama. Made up of suburbs that wrap around the northern edge of Los Angeles, this longtime Republican district is the one that Katie Hill flipped in a high-profile 2018 race. Last year, the 32-year-old ascendant Democrat resigned, after a conservative news site published nude photos of her and amid a congressional ethics probe. Among the more than 10 candidates vying to take her seat are the Republican she bested; a former Navy strike fighter pi...
Tags: News, Navy, California, Washington, Mexico, Uncategorized, Los Angeles, Fbi, Gop, House, Nancy Pelosi, Republican Party, Smith, Donald Trump, UC Berkeley, New England


After sending ex’s nudes to his mom and grandma, man tries using sex slave contract to avoid penalty

A Detroit man who allegedly sent his ex-lover’s nudes to the victim’s family and friends, including his mother and grandmother, says he’s too broke to pay restitution for his crimes. The victim, referred to in court documents as “Zachary,” first met a man by the name of Harrison Jason Eugéne Schuller (a.k.a. “Harry”) on Scruff in 2017, where he sent him several nudes as well photos of himself engaging in various sex acts. According to attorney Kyle Bristow, the two eventually agreed to a virtua...
Tags: Lawsuit, Life, Court, Lifestyle, Harry, Detroit, Revenge Porn, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Zachary, Bristow, Schuller, Kyle Bristow, Harrison Jason Eugéne Schuller, Derek Jacques Zachary


Morning Docket: 12.24.19

* Corey Lewandowski is suing his lawyer for malpractice. Maybe he should ask his former boss for a list of lawyers he can use. [Boston Globe] * Attorneys for the House Judiciary Committee have hinted that more articles of impeachment may be filed against President Trump. [NBC News] * Am attorney who abandoned his client after receiving $8,000 in settlement funds has been disbarred. [Bloomberg Law] * Actor Edward Norton is set to be deposed in a case involving a deadly Harlem fire. He shoul...
Tags: New York Post, Minnesota, Law, Nbc News, Edward Norton, Revenge Porn, Harlem, Trump, Boston Globe, Pioneer Press, Corey Lewandowski, House Judiciary Committee, Morning Docket, Bloomberg Law


Now Comes the Naked Truth

A word to the youngs: The shiny tools of modernity will always fall prey to the ancient flaws of humanity.
Tags: News, Millennial Generation, Revenge Porn, Baby Boomers, Hill, Katie (1987-


Revenge Porn Law Is Stupidly Complicated

Now-former Congresswoman Katie Hill bid a tragic goodbye Thursday on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives, leaving her apartment for the first time in the wake of a gruesome public shaming that she has vowed to combat. The tabloid publication of revenge porn, which caused her to resign on Sunday, calls into…Read more...
Tags: Science, Revenge Porn, U S House of Representatives, Katie Hill


Hidden Camera Clips Popped Up On Pornhub—and the Problem Won't Go Away

The five videos showed women showering and changing their clothes in a locker room at South Carolina’s Limestone College. Apparently, a camera had been hidden in a sink to secretly capture athletes from visiting schools. The clips, running between 90 seconds and three minutes in length, were uploaded to Pornhub, one…Read more...
Tags: Science, Porn, Pornhub, South Carolina, Revenge Porn, Nonconsensual Pornography, Limestone College, Nonconsensual Porn


Bisexual Rep. Katie Hill resigns amid ‘revenge porn’ photo scandal

Freshman Rep. Katie Hill, one of the first openly bisexual members of Congress, has announced her resignation following allegations of sexual relationships with members of her staff while in office and on her campaign trail. Compromising photos of Hill and a female staffer were also published by the conservative website Red State. Hill says her estranged husband, Kenny Heslep, gave the site the pictures. Heslep also alleged Hill had a sexual relationship with a male congressional staffer — a cl...
Tags: Politics, Congress, Lifestyle, Nancy Pelosi, Revenge Porn, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Hill, Pelosi, Katie Hill, Kenny Heslep, House Oversight and Reform Committee, Heslep, Red State Hill


Facebook Screws Up a Critical Piece of Its Anti-Revenge Porn Tech

At the end of 2017, Facebook announced a pilot program that lets users send the company their intimate photos and videos that they don’t want to be shared on its main platform as well as Instagram. Facebook said in March that it is using machine learning and artificial intelligence to detect that content, and in the…Read more...
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Are those newly leaked Aaron Schock nudes you’ve been sharing revenge porn?

Last weekend, a series of screenshots from a revealing video allegedly featuring former U.S. representative Aaron Schock emerged online that resulted in Twitter temporarily suspending several accounts of those sharing the images. Then on Wednesday, a barrage of new even more x-rated photos allegedly featuring the ex-lawmaker in a number of very compromising positions hit the web. Many of them clearly showed his face. Twitter removed the images and suspended the accounts of those circulating the...
Tags: Twitter, Politics, Hollywood, California, Washington, Lifestyle, Beverly Hills, Revenge Porn, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Aaron Schock, Aaron, Schock, Los Angeles International Airport, Coachella That


Teacher Says She Was Fired for Not Being a 'Role Model' After Topless Selfie Leaks

A 25-year-old middle school teacher in Long Island was fired after a topless selfie she took was nonconsensually obtained by a student at her school. The teacher, Lauren Miranda, is now in the process of suing the school district for gender discrimination.Read more...
Tags: Science, Long Island, Revenge Porn, Lauren Miranda


Facebook Says It Will Use AI to Police Revenge Porn, but It Won't Fully Explain How (Updated)

In the absence of proactive tools to prevent dirtbags from nonconsensually uploading intimate photos to the internet, victims of revenge porn have little surefire recourse to ensure the photos stop circulating online. It’s an exhausting and devastating game of whack-a-mole, and even when images are effectively…Read more...
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Facebook Needs to Better Explain How It's Going to Use AI to Police Revenge Porn

In the absence of proactive tools to prevent dirtbags from nonconsensually uploading intimate photos to the internet, victims of revenge porn have little surefire recourse to ensure the photos stop circulating online. It’s an exhausting and devastating game of whack-a-mole, and even when images are effectively…Read more...
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‘Revenge Porn’ Law Finally Passes in New York

New York will become the 42nd state to criminalize the nonconsensual sharing of sexual explicit photos or videos.
Tags: New York, News, New York State, Revenge Porn, Law and Legislation, State Legislatures, Cyberharassment


Should revenge porn victims be allowed to proceed anonymously in court?

Plaintiff and her twin sister sued her ex-boyfriend and an unknown John Doe accusing them of copyright infringement and other torts such as invasion of privacy. They claimed the defendants posted intimate and nude photos of plaintiffs online without their consent. And defendants had posted one of the plaintiff’s name and other information on social media in connection with the photos. Arguing that they had a substantial privacy right that outweighed the customary and constitutionally-embedded pr...
Tags: Privacy, Law, Anonymity, Litigation, Revenge Porn, John Doe, Fla, Instagram Facebook, Plaintiffs


Man Allegedly Used Fake Facebook Surveys to Solicit Password Clues and Extort Nude Photos From Women

A former NASA contractor has been arrested for allegedly hacking into several women’s Facebook and email accounts in order to obtain intimate photos, and using them as blackmail unless they provided him with additional nude photos. The man, 28-year-old Richard Gregory Bauer, was arrested on Thursday.Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Science, Nasa, Revenge Porn, Richard Gregory Bauer


More bad news for revenge pornographer/disgraced GOP state Rep. Nick Sauer

Things aren't looking great for disgraced former GOP state Rep. Nick Sauer of Illinois.
Tags: Sex Scandal, Politics, Lifestyle, Gop, Republican, Investigation, Revenge Porn, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Nick Sauer


Former classmate of disgraced GOP lawmaker comes forward with more cryptic accusations

In a series of very cryptic tweets, a man claiming to be Sauer's former college acquaintance makes some pretty shocking claims against the disgraced lawmaker.
Tags: Twitter, Sex Scandal, Scandal, Instagram, Life, Lifestyle, Gop, Illinois, Revenge Porn, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Sauer, Nick Sauer, Collin Krum


That lawmaker who used his ex-girlfriend’s nude pics to catfish guys on Instagram just resigned

We think it's safe to say that August 1, 2018 will go down in history as the worst day of Rep. Nick Sauer's life.
Tags: Sex Scandal, Politics, Instagram, Sex, Lifestyle, Revenge, Republican, Illinois, Bisexual, Revenge Porn, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Resignation, Catfish, Nick Sauer


Revenge Porn Offenders to Face Harsh Punishment Under New UK Guidelines

The council tasked with ensuring consistency in criminal sentences in England and Wales has provided instruction on how courts should handle revenge porn cases: harshly. Read more...
Tags: England, Science, Wales, Internet, Revenge Porn


We Need to Study the Effects of Revenge Porn on Mental Health

Leah Juliett was 14 when nude photos of her were circulated throughout her school without her consent. She had sent the photos privately to a boy, who then shared them with fellow students.Read more...
Tags: Science, Sexual Assault, Internet, Sexual Harassment, Revenge Porn, Leah Juliett, Online Sexual Exploitation, Effects of Revenge Porn on Mental Health



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