Last week, administrators at a New Jersey middle school found naked pictures of students on classmates' phones, leading school district officials as well as the police to get involved. Bernards Township Superintendent Nick Markarian told parents in a letter that if their kids deleted photos by Sunday, then they wouldn't be charged criminally, " Please tell your child that under no circumstances should they be taking nude photos of themselves. The letter also pleaded, "Please tell your child that if someone asks them to create such a photo they should say no and report the person to a trusted adult.
In a post-Weinstein world, the spotlight on sexual harassment in the workplace shines hotter than than ever before. But the recent barrage of swift actions to hold powerful men accountable can obscure the everyday harassment from men who are neither rich nor famous that many women endure. For many women, those unwanted sexual advances start long before they are old enough to work.
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SANTA FE, Texas — Police in a Galveston County, Texas, school district have been confiscating dozens of cell phones from students after nude pictures of two junior high girls began circulating, the district superintendent said. He said that it all started when two Santa Fe Junior High School students took nude photos of themselves and sent them to their boyfriends. The boyfriends forwarded the photos to others, who in turn forwarded them again, he said.
Montgomery County officials say they have received at least 10 reports of activity related to the scheme from middle schools in recent days and have turned them over to police. The episode echoes incidents in Virginia four years ago in which teens faced criminal charges for gathering compromising material and for "sexting. Montgomery County school officials sent a letter to families at the system's 25 high schools and 40 middle schools last Friday evening, alerting them to the problem.
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Police have issued a hour deadline for students to delete photos of a nude eighth-grade student if they have them. Police say the girl sent nude pictures of herself that have been seen by many students at Glen Rock middle school and high school through e-mail. Investigators say if students don't abide by the hour deletion deadline, they risk facing criminal charges.
But clicking on those web links reveals hundreds of nude photographs of current and former high school students, all of which have been posted by anonymous users. Besides the explicit images, the website also contains hundreds more photos of clothed women, likely stolen from their Facebook and Instagram accounts. Those portraits are being used to solicit "wins," a code word for nude photographs.
Some middle school students in Castle Rock may be facing criminal charges for forwarding nude photos of their classmates through their cell phones. It was apparently part of a dare and investigators say as many as six female students took part. They say the photos may have been forwarded to as many as fifty people and administrators are now concerned those pictures may end up here on the Internet.