Iowa Revenge Porn Laws

Harassment of Invasion of Privacy. Aggravated misdemeanor

Title: section 708.7, code 2017 Harassment

Status: signed into law by Governor on 7/1/17

A person commits harassment in the first degree when, with intent to intimidate, annoy, or alarm another person, the person disseminates, publishes, distributes, posts or causes dissemination, publishing, distributing, or posting of: a photograph or film showing another person in a state of full or partial nudity or engage in a sex act, knowing the other person has not consented to the dissemination publication, distribution, or posting.

Repercussions: harassment in the first degree is an aggravated misdemeanor.

(https://www.legis.iowa.gov/legislation/BillBook?ga=87&ba=HF526)