voyeurism


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a perversion in which a person receives sexual gratification from seeing the genitalia of others or witnessing others' sexual behavior

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The judge said the charge of voyeurism was "less serious but no less distasteful", adding: "It left her feeling violated and your conduct, over a significant period of time, was sly and deviant.
A spokesman for Lancashire Police said: "A 54-year-old man from Accrington was arrested on suspicion of voyeurism and has been released under investigation pending further enquiries.
Miss Dowling said: "In interview he accepted going in with the intention of committing an offence of voyeurism.
But Juliet Grayson, chairman of charity StopSo, which provides treatment to sex offenders, said she feared the police were not told about "a lot" of cases of voyeurism and exposure.
She said questions that certain lawmakers threw at Dayan amounted to voyeurism.
The voyeurism charge relates to a video of the woman, which she alleges was recorded without her consent.
14(1), voyeurism occurs when a defendant "[1] with lewd, lascivious, or indecent intent, [2] secretly observes another person [3] when the other person is located in a dwelling, structure, or conveyance and [4] such location provides a reasonable expectation of privacy.
Doubtfire was charged with voyeurism after a 26-year-old woman made a complaint to West Mercia Police about an incident at a leisure centre in Evesham last July.
A West Mercia Police spokesman said the voyeurism charge was brought after a 26-year-old woman made a complaint concerning an alleged incident at Evesham Leisure Centre last July.
Newtownards Crown Court heard police officers discovered the material while investigating Colin David McCarroll, 29, for voyeurism after he put a spy camera in the staff toilets of the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum where he worked.
21 ( ANI ): Parliament on Thursday approved a bill that aims to strengthen the country's law on sexual assaults against women with stringent punishments for offences like rape, stalking, voyeurism and acid attacks.
Further the definition of voyeurism has been fine- tuned to prevent its misuse and the clause on public disrobing of women has been amended by making " disrobing in private space" also a criminal offence.
Summary: The second major amendment likely was on diluting the punishment for voyeurism.
A MAN has appeared in court charged with offences of voyeurism and making and taking indecent photographs of a child.
The introductory chapter of John Fowles: Visionary and Voyeur is titled "Voyeurism and Other Visual Pleasures" and does, at its end, address voyeurism in Fowles's fiction.