Tenn. Law Bans Posting Images That "Cause Emotional Distress"

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    A new Tennessee law makes it a crime to "transmit or display an image" online that is likely to "frighten, intimidate or cause emotional distress" to someone who sees it. Violations can get you almost a year in jail time or up to $2500 in fines.

    Tenn. law bans posting images that "cause emotional distress"
     
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    No more spca pics of those abandoned kitties and pups in need of a good home. Hey, they cause ME emotional distress.

    F-ing retarded law.
     
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