If you are under 18 and someone is sharing a nude (aka: ) of you, there ARE steps you can take.
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The above is general information and it is provided to help you understand the law better. It is not intended to include everything, and you should reference the actual legislation if you need to understand more about the law. It is NOT legal advice—consult a lawyer when needed. This is a recent law and it is not possible to predict how it will be interpreted and enforced by police and the courts.
An “intimate image” is a picture or video in which the person is nude or exposing his or her genitals, buttocks or breasts, or is engaged in explicit sexual activity if:
An example of a situation where it might be reasonable for a person to expect privacy might be if they take a picture of themself while alone in their bedroom, or a picture taken by one person of another person who is in a private setting at the time.