The Massachusetts Legislature today passed a bill banning “upskirting,” a day after the state’s highest court ruled that the state law aimed at prohibiting criminal voyeurism does not apply to taking secret photos up a woman’s skirt.
The legislation, introduced this afternoon, flew through the House and then the Senate with unusual speed. It is now headed to Governor Deval Patrick’s desk.
- See more at: boston.com/politicalintelligence/2014/03/06/after-high-court-ruling-upskirting-legislative-leaders-pledge-quick-action/P1bp7k0AnT0UC6X8JsNjnJ/story.html#sthash.Ab2xlw1T.dpuf
There is a thread on cell phone case so I posted this just in case someone misses the law.