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GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL ROUNDUP: Assembly approves the banning of "revenge porn"

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The state Assembly has voted to make Wisconsin the third state in the country to ban "revenge porn." The lower house approved the measure on a voice vote yesterday, despite a warning that it would never survive a court challenge. "Revenge porn" involves jilted lovers who post nude photos of their exes online either to embarrass them, or prevent them from getting jobs or other things to help them move ahead. California and New Jersey are the other states that ban it.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte has been with the Herald since 2006. He covers County government and anything else that happens in Pierce County on a daily basis.
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