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Someone video taped me having sexual intercourse with out my consent I DONT KNOW WHAT TO DO!

Baldwin, NY |

Ok so first off i was 16 at the time and he was 18 AND we just had gotten back from a party so we went to the park afterwards he told me that it was just going to be me and him he assured me or so i thought that it was just us, so i was kind of presured into having sex with him so we had sex, what i didnt know was that his friend was hiding in the bushes recording it .He said he dosnt have to get rid of the video because it was taken outside what legal action do i take ?

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    You don't indicate how old you are now, but more than likely you can still press charges since you were a minor. Since you were too young to consent to sex, what he did to you was an assault and you could hire an attorney to sue him and his friend. You need to take action because if that video is placed on the internet, you'll never be able to reclaim it. I do foresee a problem, though, if you're still a minor, an adult family member will need to retain the attorney, now you. You could still contact the district attorney even if you are minor. You need to stop this predator.

    If you'd like to discuss, please feel free to call. Jeff Gold Gold, Benes, LLP 1854 Bellmore Ave Bellmore, NY 11710 Telephone -516.512.6333 Email - Jgold@goldbenes.com


  2. You can have him arrested as it was illegal for him to have sex with you because your were under 17. You can also hire a lawyet to write the boys.

    I am a former federal and State prosecutor and now handle criminal defense and personal injury/civil rights cases. Feel free to check out my web site and contact me at (212) 577-9797 or via email at Eric@RothsteinLawNY.com. I was named to the Super Lawyers list as one of the top attorneys in New York for 2012. No more than 5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by Super Lawyers. The above answer is for informational purposes only and not meant as legal advice.


  3. You can have him arrested for statutory rape, you were under 17. But you can not threaten an arrest to gain an advantage in a civil action. Consult with an attorney.

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  4. Your only way to handle this is to hire a lawyer.


  5. In most states this is illegal and is also a CRIMINAL OFFENSE. I WOULD CONTACT A PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEY AND ALSO MAKE A REPORT TO THE POLICE.

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