"Some of the celebrities, like Lawrence, have pledged to go after whoever’s responsible for the privacy violation. While the hacker remains unidentified, the victims have at least one weapon to try and stop the images from spreading any further: Copyright law. Here’s how that could work: In the United States, copyrights on photos are granted to whomever took the image. Since so many of the stolen images are reportedly selfies, that means the women in the images took the photos themselves — and, therefore, they get the copyright on them."
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Here’s How Celebs Can Get Their Nude Selfies Taken Down; Time, 9/2/14
Alex Fitzpatrick, Time; Here’s How Celebs Can Get Their Nude Selfies Taken Down: