Tag: #cyberlaw

Gender and Internet : Web magazine for Cyber law for women News update for May 1-May 31st, 2020

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Its not only teen girls, adult women also find their private photos and information accessible by public during lock down.
https://www.huffingtonpost.in/entry/be-it-18-23-or-40-some-men-don-t-grow-out-of-boys-locker-rooms_in_5eb3d316c5b646b73d282acc

Nepali women face sexual objectification and harassment on Reddit: victims’ private Instagram photos are being shared non consensually to harass
https://kathmandupost.com/national/2020/05/07/for-nepali-women-rampant-objectification-and-sexualisation-on-the-internet

Lock down sees rise in the circulation of more “Khemer Porn” on Private Telegram groups in Cambodia, most of which are either non consensual porn or Rape videos.
https://www.khmertimeskh.com/721177/telegrams-protection-opens-gate-to-flood-of-porn/

Indian TikTok star gets multiple charges from different stakeholders for promoting acid attacks on girls on the issue of jilted love affairs on TikTok
https://www.indialegallive.com/top-news-of-the-day/news/multiple-complaints-filed-against-tiktok-siddiqui-for-video-showing-jilted-lovers-acid-attack-99763

Philippino mother arrested for live streaming sexual abuse of her minor children : if proved guilty, she may face life imprisonment too.
https://www.rappler.com/nation/262424-mother-arrested-online-sexual-exploitation-children-caloocan

13 women including 12 girls are rescued from cyber sex den in Bhutan: victims were forced to act in shows which would be video graphed as per the customized demands of the porn customers.
https://philippineslifestyle.com/baby-12-others-rescued-from-cybersex-den-in-butuan/

Gender and Internet: Web magazine for Cyber law for women News update for September 1-8, 2019

Two men get arrested under Sections 20 (offences against the dignity of a natural person), 21 (offences against modesty) and 24 (cyber stalking) of the Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act (Peca), 2016.and Section 109 (abatement) of the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC) for harassing women with objectionable contents over WhatsApp in Pakistan
https://www.dawn.com/news/1503129

While High Court in Great Britain holds facial recognition by police legal, artist designs metal jewelry to block facial recognition
https://mymodernmet.com/ewa-nowak-avoid-facial-recognition/?fbclid=IwAR3r13ah1dpoWL3cwextY2JsALNSMrTVclEira4xMPyhyQDOGIAC2bNLoSM

Man gets arrested for creating impersonating profile of woman and using the same for sending lewd messages to other women in India
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/ahmedabad/ahmedabad-man-arrested-for-harassing-women/articleshow/71001947.cms

35 year old Philippine woman who was arrested in July, 2019 for sending photos of her 4 year old son being sexually abused through an online messaging platform in lieu of money, is now sentenced for jail for 25 years by Philippines court. The woman is also sentenced to pay fine and damages.
https://www.sunstar.com.ph/article/1821966

YouTube fined for collecting personal data of children : cyber safety of children in the hands of service providers gets questioned again
https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/sep/04/youtube-kids-fine-personal-data-collection-children-?CMP=share_btn_fb&fbclid=IwAR2g06Bm1k7WWZfp7d4NozJiKzhN17S-z9LaKNQ48aazpHGIyjp7KGWylsQ

Gender and Internet: Cyber law magazine for women news update for May 27th-31st 2019

Women are being targeted by social media scams impersonating soldeirs
https://www.dvidshub.net/news/324108/cid-warns-army-community-about-social-media-impersonation-soldier-accounts

Celebrity photo leaks : Women celebrities fight for legal rights while they remain soft targets of porn consumers
https://www.popdust.com/iggy-azalea-nude-photos-2638329621.html

Philipine court imposes 21 years imprisonment sentence on woman online trafficker
https://ph.news.yahoo.com/online-trafficker-cordova-gets-21-105700722.html