Felony charges could await dozens of students at Waukesha West High after
nude photos of a 14 year-old girl circulated via text message, investigators
The photo began to spread earlier this month after the young woman, herself
a Waukesha West student, first sent it to her boyfriend. District
administrators say the incident has forced them to hold special conferences
for students, parents, and faculty alike warning them of the seriousness of these
Apart from the significant legal implications, officials also warned of the
social and even professional consequences of such risky behavior. They
emphasized the danger of taking or being in possession of compromising photos
at a time when employers are increasingly likely to investigate potential
employees through social networking sites such as Facebook and MySpace.
As evidenced by this case, sex offense crimes include a broad range of
actions. If you or someone you know has been affected by this type of sexual
harassment, contact the personal injury lawyers of Habush, Habush Roittier, S.C. at 800-242-2874.