Celebrity nude photo leaker sentenced to nine months

  • Edward Majerczyk, the 29-year-old hacker who stole nude videos and photos of celebrities as part of 2014’s the “Fappening,” received a nine-month prison sentence on Tuesday.
  • Majerczyk was charged with “one count of unauthorized access to a protected computer to obtain information” as part of a plea deal.
  • This means he was punished for the act of hacking, not for spreading nude photos of 30 nonconsenting women.
  • At the time Jennifer Lawrence called her leaked photos a sex crime — but it wasn’t sentenced like one. Read more

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