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High court rules `upskirt' photos legal in Massachusetts

High court rules `upskirt' photos legal in Massachusetts
The state's highest court ruled today MBTA passengers have no expectation of privacy from “upskirting,” as the criminal case against a man accused of trying to sneak cellphone photos of female passengers up their skirts was ordered dismissed by a lower …
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Upskirt photography not a crime in Massachusetts
It could be made a crime, but the state's high court says that the state “peeping Tom photographer” statute just doesn't cover it. That's the conclusion of today's Commonwealth v. Robertson (Mass. Mar. 5, 2014). The relevant Massachusetts statute says, …
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