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Invasion of Privacy

Little Falls NJ Invasion of Privacy Defense Lawyer

The Tormey Law Firm, LLC represents clients throughout New Jersey that have been charged with domestic violence related offenses including aggravated assault, sexual assault, and harassment in Hackensack, Paterson, Newark, Paramus, Totowa, and Bloomfield.

Our criminal defense attorneys have successfully handled thousands of cases in New Jersey, in Superior Court (indictable/felony level offenses) and Municipal Court (disorderly persons/misdemeanor level offenses). Our Managing Partner, Travis J. Tormey, is often called upon as a legal authority in the area of sex crimes. He has been quoted by the Asbury Park Press regarding Megan’s Law registration and, most recently, in the Bergen Record as to his opinion on the rise in reported luring incidents. Another one of our partners, Alissa D. Hascup, is a former Morris County Assistant Prosecutor, who handled a number of domestic violence cases, ranging from attempted murder to robbery, during the course of her career.

Being charged with invasion of privacy as a result of a domestic violence or other related criminal incident can have serious consequences. You need experienced, effective representation to help you navigate the legal process and achieve the best possible outcome.

Contact The Tormey Law Firm, LLC anytime at 201-556-1573 for an initial consultation, which is always provided free of charge.

Invasion of Privacy in New Jersey:  N.J.S.A. 2C:14-9

Invasion of Privacy is codified under N.J.S.A. 2C:14-9, which provides:

a. An actor commits a crime of the fourth degree if, knowing that he is not licensed or privileged to do so, and under circumstances in which a reasonable person would know that another may expose intimate parts or may engage in sexual penetration or sexual contact, he observes another person without that person’s consent and under circumstances in which a reasonable person would not expect to be observed.

b. An actor commits a crime of the third degree if, knowing that he is not licensed or privileged to do so, he photographs, films, videotapes, records, or otherwise reproduces in any manner, the image of another person whose intimate parts are exposed or who is engaged in an act of sexual penetration or sexual contact, without that person’s consent and under circumstances in which a reasonable person would not expect to be observed.

c. An actor commits a crime of the third degree if, knowing that he is not licensed or privileged to do so, he discloses any photograph, film, videotape, recording or any other reproduction of the image of another person whose intimate parts are exposed or who is engaged in an act of sexual penetration or sexual contact, unless that person has consented to such disclosure. (NOTE: A fine not to exceed $30,000.00 may be imposed for a violation of this subsection.)

It is a violation of subsection a. or b. to observe another person in a private dressing stall of a fitting room or dressing room operated by a retail establishment or to photograph, film, videotape, record or otherwise reproduce the image of another person in a private dressing stall of a fitting room or dressing room.

It is a violation of subsection c. to disclose in any manner any photograph, film, videotape or recording of another person using a fitting room or dressing room.

A crime of the Third Degree is punishable by a term of up to 5 years in New Jersey State Prison.

A crime of the Fourth Degree is punishable by a term of up to 18 months in New Jersey State Prison.

Contact an Experienced Invasion of Privacy Defense Lawyer With Offices in Paramus, NJ and Newark, NJ

Should you find yourself in a situation where you have been charged with Invasion of Privacy, contact a lawyer immediately.

The criminal defense team at The Tormey Law Firm, LLC is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  Contact us now at 201-556-1573.

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