Illinois revenge porn law, Arlington Heights sex crimes lawyerThe state of Illinois recently passed what many legal analysts say is the toughest revenge porn law in the country. The governor has signed the law, which makes it a felony to post sexual videos or photos of another person online without his or her permission. The new law goes into effect June 1, 2015.

Although there are currently revenge porn laws currently in effect in 16 other states, the Illinois law is considered the strongest because of the following reasons:

An accusation of any kind of sex crime can destroy a person’s reputation and cause irreparable damage. If you have been arrested for a sex crime, contact an aggressive Arlington Heights, IL criminal defense attorney to help defend you against these charges.