A law which would have made it a criminal offence to take ‘upskirting’ photos has been derailed after a single Conservative MP objected. Supporters of the move, which was backed by the government, shouted “shame” as Sir Christopher Chope made his objection, while campaigners said they were extremely upset and disappointed. The government says it is…
Instagram accounts posting non-consensual photographs taken up women’s skirts have been deleted, following research by Channel 4 News. Adverts from big brand names accompanied the images, which were found on dozens of accounts. The move comes as MPs consider whether to create a specific offence for the lewd act, known as “upskirting”.
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