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Irish woman a victim of Online Image Abuse after male posts her images on porn sites

Irish woman a victim of Online Image Abuse after male posts her images on porn sites
Irish woman a victim of Online Image Abuse

 

Image Abuse

A 21 year old Irish woman, Daire Hickey McGovern, took to the National airwaves yesterday, speaking on RTE’s ‘Live Line’. She described her image abuse experience. Images were harvested without her knowledge, or consent from Facebook, and then uploaded to pornographic websites. Speaking openly she stated, “I was afraid that when people would google me, the first thing that would come up is photos of me on a porn site,”

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