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Judge rules nude photos of ex-congresswoman Katie Hill, who resigned after sex scandal, are ‘matter of public concern'

3 days ago   |   By RT

A judge has tossed a lawsuit by former representative Katie Hill, ruling that her nude photos that were leaked to the media amid claims she had affairs with staffers were not revenge porn, but covered by the freedom of speech.
Los Angeles Judge Yolanda Orozco sided with the Daily Mail as she ruled on Wednesday that naked images of Hill taken by her ex-husband Kenny Heslep and leaked to the paper “were a matter of public issue or public interest,” since they were indicative of Hill's “character and qualifications for her position.”
Orozco noted that the photos in question showed Hill with a...
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Ex-Rep. Katie Hill loses lawsuit against Daily Mail for publishing nude photos of her, accuses judge of thinking 'revenge porn is free speech'

Ex-Rep. Katie Hill loses lawsuit against Daily Mail for publishing nude photos of her, accuses judge of thinking 'revenge porn is free speech'

3 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement A Los Angeles judge dismissed former Rep. Katie Hill 's lawsuit against the Daily Mail over the outlet publishing what she called on Twitter , "nonconsensual nude images" of her.
Los Angeles Judge Yolanda Orozco ruled Wednesday that the photos were a "matter of public concern," the Orange County Register reported.
"I sued the Daily Mail for their publication of my nonconsensual nude images," Hill wrote in the tweet on Wednesday. "Today, we lost in court because a judge - not a jury - thinks revenge porn is free speech."
"This fight has massive implications for any...
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