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Crimes - Extortion of Sexually Explicit Images

Sponsored by:

Delegate McDermott


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person, with the intent to unlawfully extort a sexually explicit or nude photograph, video footage, or other visual representation of the other person, from verbally threatening specified acts or knowingly sending or delivering, or making for the purpose of being sent or delivered and part with the possession of, a writing threatening specified acts; providing penalties for a violation of the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates McDermott, Afzali, Arentz, Aumann, Boteler, Cluster, Dwyer, Eckardt, Elliott, Frank, K. Kelly, Krebs, McComas, Otto, Parrott, Smigiel, Stocksdale, Swain, Valentino-Smith, and Vitale
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Judiciary   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Criminal Law - Substantive Crimes
Narrow Subject(s):Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Nudity and Sexual Displays -see also- Obscenity; Pornography
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Pornography -see also- Nudity and Sexual Displays; Obscenity
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

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