upskirting

activism

First, She Was Upskirted. Then She Got it Banned in England and Wales

Thanks to Gina Martin, upskirting—the act of filming or photographing up someone's clothes without their consent—is now a criminal offense.
Zing Tsjeng
1.16.19
Motherboard

Pornhub Is Hosting Illegal Upskirt Videos

Upskirt videos are often illegal in the United States. But that hasn’t stopped porn giant Pornhub from hosting the videos, even when the clips violate Pornhub’s own policies.
Joseph Cox
6.13.18
Going Underground

Inside the Private Forums Where Men Illegally Trade Upskirt Photos

After being pushed from social networks, a large community of self-described “shooters” have continued to share photos and videos exposing women on closed-off, dedicated forums for years, including illegally swapping upskirt clips.
Joseph Cox
5.8.18
back again

Tumblr Has a Massive Creepshots Problem

After Reddit famously banned the creepshots sub-reddit, which shared non-consensual, revealing photos of women, Tumblr now has a slew of users pushing out similar photos across at least dozens of dedicated blogs.
Joseph Cox
3.16.18
crime

In Many States, It's Still Legal for Creeps to Photograph Up Your Skirt

A court recently ruled that a Georgia man can't be convicted of invasion of privacy for following a woman and videotaping up her skirt while she grocery shopped.
Kimberly Lawson
7.20.16
News

The Latest Argument Against Apple's New Encryption: It's for Perverts

If Apple and Google have their way, perverts will win, prosecutor says.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
4.29.15
americas

Court Ruling Makes Taking Pictures Up Women's Skirts Legal in Texas

The highest criminal court in Texas struck down a state law prohibiting "improper photography" in public.
Liz Fields
9.21.14