this man is threatening me that he is going to post nude pictures of me on the internet. this man is out of the country i dont know who he is. how can i prevent from any pictures showing up online.
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First, how did he obtain the photos? Did you consent to them? There is no law against posting nude photos of adults in most circumstances in the U.S. And if he's outside the U.S., how would you stop him? Where will he post these photos? We need much more information.
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On the facts you posted, you can't.
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Since the man is threatening you, you have a contact method. You could hire an attorney to write a letter explaining the liability he will create for himself through his actions. Blackmail is a serious offense, etc.
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Andrew M. Jaffe
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