Forest Service says media needs photography permit in wilderness areas, alarming First Amendment advocates | OregonLive.com

Forest Service says media needs photography permit in wilderness areas, alarming First Amendment advocates

“It’s pretty clearly unconstitutional,” said Gregg Leslie, legal defense director at the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press in Alexandria, Va. “They would have to show an important need to justify these limits, and they just can’t.”

In Nude Celebrity Photos, Privacy Collides With the Wild Web – NYTimes.com

In Nude Celebrity Photos, Privacy Collides With the Wild Web

The episode “should be treated like a sex crime, a privacy invasion taken to an extreme,” said Jules Polonetsky, executive director of the Future of Privacy Forum, an advocacy group based in Washington. “Sites allowing the sharing of these pictures can and should be taking proactive action to remove these pictures.”