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States respond to ‘revenge porn’

Texas may join an increasing number of states considering legislation to address what is known as “revenge porn.” The term usually refers to electronic distribution of sexually explicit images of someone without the subject’s permission. The images, sometimes taken without consent, may be posted … Continue reading

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States consider laws to expand DNA collection from arrestees

As a growing number of states adopt or expand laws to collect DNA samples from those arrested for crimes, Texas lawmakers may consider proposals to do the same. Some of the laws adopted or considered in other states require or … Continue reading

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