Illinois Bar Journal

Articles on Sex Offenses

“Revenge porn” statute does not violate First Amendment rights

January
2020
Illinois Law Update
Page 16
On Oct.18, 2019, the Illinois Supreme Court found the statute against “revenge porn,” which criminalizes the nonconsensual dissemination of private sexual images, to be constitutional. Charges under the law do not violate a person’s First Amendment rights.

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