Alabama Revenge Porn Laws

Alabama

SB301 code of Alabama 1975 sec 15 – 20 A -4 15-20 A amended

Distributing a private image

Summary – a person commits the crime of distributing a private image if he or she knowingly posts, emails, texts, transmits, or otherwise distributes a private image with the intent to harass, threaten, coerce, or intimidate the person depicted when the depicted person has not consented to the transmission and the depicted person had a reasonable expectation of private against transmission of the private image.

Repercussions –

First offense – class A misdemeanor, punishable by up to one year in jail.

Second offense and after – Class C felonies, punishable by up to 10 years in prison.