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Whether it is called Nonconsensual Pornography (NCP) or "revenge porn", these terms refer to the distribution of intimate images or media of others without the individual(s) agreement for the images or media to be shared. 35 states plus DC have laws against "revenge porn" and North Dakota is one of them! To read the law, check this site.
MaleSurvivor offers tailored resources for boys and men who have been sexually victimized, parents of male survivors, and partners of male survivors. Further, this site provides facts about male sexual victimization backed by scientific research, resources for professionals who offer services to male survivors, and best-practices for media entities who report on male sexual abuse.
Among its programs, RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1.800.656.HOPE. This nationwide partnership of more than 1,100 local rape treatment hotlines provides victims of sexual assault with free, confidential services around the clock. The hotline helped 137,039 sexual assault victims in 2005 and has helped more than 1.5 million since it began in 1994