Gender and Internet : Web magazine for Cyber law for women News update for August 2-August 25, 2021

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Former editor of New York observer newspaper Kenneth Kurson faces charges by New York Prosecutors on the issue of installing spyware on the computer of his ‘then-wife’ for cyber stalking her.
https://edition.cnn.com/2021/08/18/politics/kenneth-kurson-trump-pardon-kushner/index.html

Perpetrators gets arrested for morphing pictures to earn money
https://www.the420.in/morphed-image-of-tiktok-star-shared-on-social-media-to-earn-money-5-arrested/

Penang police in Malayasia receives reports of job scam, majority of the victims are women.
https://www.thesundaily.my/local/penang-cops-receive-149-reports-on-job-scams-this-year-EA8211336

Pasay City office of the prosecutor in Philippines suggests for bringing charges against former US diplomat for violating laws for protecting children from sexual offences under Republic Act (RA) 7610 or the “Special Protection of Children against Abuse, Exploitation and Discrimination” and RA 9775 or the “Anti-Child Pornography Act of 2009.
The victim was made to involve in sexual activities and she was filmed.

https://www.manilatimes.net/2021/08/16/news/national/former-us-diplomat-faces-sex-abuse-raps/1811092

Cyber cons are targeting police officers, judicial officers and educated people including women for financial frauds
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/new-age-cyber-cons-target-high-profile/articleshow/85193236.cms

Small time actress Meera Mithun gets arrested for her communal hate speech over cyber platforms in south India
https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=meera+mithun

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