Man Gets Jail Time In Utah's Landmark Revenge Porn Case

By Emily Field (March 17, 2015, 6:57 PM EDT) -- An Oregon man was sentenced to jail on Tuesday in Utah state court for sending his in-laws explicit pictures of his estranged wife, a case that had led to the passing of the state's first revenge porn statute.

Second District Judge David Connors sentenced 31-year-old Shon Handrahan to 60 days in Davis County jail, on top of the 90 days he had previously served, the Davis County district attorney's office told Law360 on Tuesday. In February, Handrahan pled guilty to two counts of distribution of pornographic materials, third-degree felonies, as well as two counts of electronic communication harassment, class B misdemeanors,...

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