Cary B. Hall's answer Contact your local police, and tell them you want to file charges under Title 18, § 6321 ("Transmission of sexually explicit images by minor") and § 3131 ("Unlawful dissemination of intimate image").
Under section 6321, the cops could also take his phone or computer (whichever was used to disseminate the video) and he'd never get it back.
Best of luck to you. Hard lesson learned here too -- don't forget it.
Bruce Alexander Minnick's answer Whenever litigating "contingent fee" cases The Florida Bar requires all licensed attorneys to enter into very clear written representation agreements explaining all terms and conditions of the representation including who pays the litigation expense and explaining the various percentages of attorney fees due if the case succeeds at trial and/or on appeal, based upon the gross recovery. The last time I looked, the attorney who recovers $50,000 for a client is entitled to take up to 40% of the...
Kirk Angel's answer Sexual harassment is complex. There are specific laws that prohibit sexual harassment in certain situations such as employment or education. If this is your co-worker, or boss, or a classmate, then there are specific laws that apply and steps you can take. However, if this is someone you know in a causal setting, then sexual harassment laws will not apply. Even so, there may be other laws such as those covering assault, battery or emotional distress, that would give you a legal claim....
Terrence H Thorgaard's answer No. While "sexual harassment" depending on how it's defined, may sometimes involve civil liability, it doesn't constitute a crime as such, unlike such crimes as sexual battery, etc.
Bruce Alexander Minnick's answer Unless you can come up with some form of credible proof, or have at least one credible witness, it is very doubtful you will find any agency to accept a complaint against the person you are accusing.
Bruce Alexander Minnick's answer I am sure that the State of Pennsylvania has a state agency that investigates the same laws that the EEOC does, and will accept your complaints of sexual harassment and retaliation for speaking out. I suggest you should Google "sexual harassment in Pennsylvania" and see what comes up. You can also contact any Pennsylvania lawyer who practices Employment & labor Law and ask fir their help.
Bruce Alexander Minnick's answer Although I am not admitted to practice law in Ohio, I doubt whether Ohio has any statute that covers this very specific unusual question. If I were you I would try to find some very sophisticated anti-virus software that will protect your laptop against all unwanted intrusion. Other than informing the landlord, I cannot even suggest a possible solution regarding your suspicion that your roommate and his girlfriend "have access to the empty apartment next door."
Peter N. Munsing's answer Sounds like you need another company. It's an interesting question whether or not it's sexual harassment if they merely assume something (that isn't true). For instance may a person who is not of color be "racially harassed " when they aren't the protected group? No. However make a note of who said what when. Suggest you speak to an attorney who handles work place environnment cases.
Generally, the law takes the position that employers can be as obnoxious as they want to be--they just...
William John Light's answer You will need to consult with a Social Security Disability attorney about your specific case. Justia is for a general response, a starting off point. You are well beyond that. A simple internet search for SSDI attorneys near you will get you the contact information of attorneys than can advise you.
Michael C. Smith's answer There is no time limit on filing a sexual assault report with the local police department. The district attorney will consider when the assault occurred and the amount of evidence available in deciding whether to prosecute, and there may be a Statute of Limitations in your state if you want to sue for civil damages. However, it is always a good idea to file a report so that the police will have all of the information, in case it occurs again to you or someone else.
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