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Digital Kidnapping

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Digital Kidnapping

Here is the latest method of online impersonation: Digital Kidnapping.   Apparently, some folks (primarily teenage women/girls) have started to “borrow” Facebook photos of other people’s children and passing them off as their own.  As best as I can tell, digital kidnapping does not appear to be illegal even under the recently drafted online impersonation statutes.

USA Today: Is someone digitally kidnapping your child’s photos?

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