Companies that post people’s police mug shots online and then charge for their removal would face criminal penalties under a bill advanced Monday in the Colorado Senate.
DENVER (AP) – Colorado House lawmakers approved legislation that would require commercial websites to remove people’s mug shots if the person was found innocent of the crime for which they were arrested. The House approved […]
Colorado lawmakers are considering a bill that would require commercial websites to remove a person’s mug shot if they were never convicted of the crime for which they were arrested.
A federal appeals court has ruled that mug shots of federal prisoners are private, rejecting an appeal from an Oklahoma newspaper that argued people have a right to know how inmates are being treated.