Calif. 'Revenge Porn King' Gets 30 Months In Prison

Law360, Los Angeles (December 2, 2015, 9:57 PM EST) -- The former operator of a well-known “revenge porn” website that featured sexually explicit photos and personal information posted without the subjects' permission was sentenced on Wednesday in California federal court to 30 months in prison for computer hacking and identity theft.

At a hearing in Los Angeles, U.S. District Judge Dolly M. Gee sentenced so-called revenge porn king Hunter Moore, former operator of infamous website, to 30 months imprisonment and three years of supervised release on charges of unauthorized access to a protected computer to obtain information for purposes of private financial gain and aggravated identity theft.

Moore, who pled...

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December 19, 2013


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