Revenge Porn

What is Revenge Porn? If someone has shared private, sexual materials of another person without their consent and with the purpose of causing embarrassment or distress, that person may be guilty of a criminal offence. Sexual materials do not only cover pictures of genitals, but also anything that a reasonable person would consider to be sexual. This could cover a photo of someone posing in a sexually suggestive manner or a video engaging in sexual behaviour.  It could also cover a photo of someone in their underwear, if the image being shared caused distress to that person. Sharing includes posting online and also sending to other people. The offence of…