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Criminal Law - Intentionally Causing Emotional Distress - Distribution of Images or Video

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Delegate Frick


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Prohibiting a person from intentionally causing serious emotional distress by distributing an identifiable image or video of another person, without the consent of the other person, that depicts specified portions of the other person's body; and establishing a specified penalty for a violation of the Act.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Frick, Afzali, Arora, Barkley, Cardin, Cullison, DeBoy, Dwyer, Frush, George, Glenn, Gutierrez, Healey, Kaiser, A. Kelly, Lafferty, McComas, McDonough, Murphy, Niemann, Olszewski, Pena-Melnyk, Reznik, Rudolph, Sophocleus, Stocksdale, Stukes, F. Turner, and Weir
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
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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

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October 2, 2015 9:04 A.M.