Civil and Criminal Remedies

If an intimate image of you was distributed without your permission, you may be able to seek both civil and criminal remedies. When someone shares an intimate image of you without your permission, they are committing a crime. Under section 162 of the Criminal Code, anyone who publishes, posts or distributes an intimate image without … Read more

Non-Consensual Distribution of Intimate Images

If an intimate image of you was distributed without your permission, you are not alone. With the rise in popularity of social media and technology, the non-consensual dsitributio of intimate images has become increasingly common. A study conducted by the Civil Rights Initiative in 2017 found that one in eight people have reported being subjected … Read more