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Abuse Using Technology

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Updated: 
October 10, 2017

Abuse Involving Texts, Photos, and Videos ("Revenge porn")

For many people, sending and receiving texts, photos and videos is an important way to communicate with family and friends. However, sending texts, photos, or videos of a sexual nature can have unintended consequences, especially in a situation where there is an imbalance of power and someone feels pressured or forced into taking or sending sexual images or texts.