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State Senator Ron Alting talks the importance of the Non-consensual Pornography bill

State Senator Ron Alting talks the importance of the Non-consensual Pornography bill

Posted: Feb. 11, 2019 12:21 AM
Updated: Feb. 11, 2019 12:21 AM

Speech to Text for State Senator Ron Alting talks the importance of the Non-consensual Pornography bill

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right now there is no consequence for revenge porn in indiana.but a new senate bill could change that.news 18's marvin bills tells us why this bill is so important and how it will affect hoosiers. 3<senator ron atling: ''they can do so today by indiana law without any kind of penalty what so ever'' pictures can say a lot and after you've sent one, the story, is no longer yours.senator ron atling: ''it's something unfortunately taking place in all fifty states and it's kind of being popular'' right now there isn't a law that governs how we share certain pictures, although bill 192 could change that senator ron atling: ''with this bill it will be a civil offense. so there will be a hefty fine involved in it'' that fine stems from revenge porn, which has become more prevalent, especially on social media.senator ron atling: ''that is when people in relationships take nude pictures, even of themselves or of their spouse, or their girlfriend or boyfriend and then later on decide to put that out public'' despite what one may think, millennials are on board with this bill mark menciano: ''laws like this need to come about in order to protect our citizens.because the way we are communicating is changing as we speak'' young millennials like liwam beraki hopes this bill will pass, not only to protect citizens, but to protect young women as well liwam beraki: ''i think people often do body shame women in particular and i think this will force people to not post something without someone's consent. especially if it's intimate or revealing'' the bill still stands in the beginning stages, but law makers hope to pass it, soon, marvin bills news 18> 3senator atling says this is just a common sense bill .this bill coincidently comes after amazon ceo jeff bezos made news for alledgedly being blackmailed with intimate photos.
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