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Rep. Speier Introduces Intimate Privacy Protection Act

  California Congresswoman Jackie Speier, joined by Reps. Katherine Clark (MA-5), Ryan Costello (PA-6), Gregory Meeks (NY-5), and Thomas Rooney (FL-17),  has introduced Intimate Privacy Protection Act (IPPA) to create a national ban on revenge porn.  Although 34 states have passed laws to address nonconsensual pornography, their approaches vary widely.  Speier contends that a federal law…

Brock Turner and Rape Tape

Brock Turner’s Internet Week

Brock Turner’s Internet Week On Thursday June 2, Brock Turner, a one-time top swimming prospect at Stanford University, was sentenced to six-months in county jail for an attempted rape of an unconscious woman behind a campus dumpster in January 2015, below both the 2-year minimum and 14-year maximum sentence he might have served in state prison.…