New online safety laws come into force | 7NEWS

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Australia’s online safety laws have come into force, cracking down on online trolls and social media companies. The world first cyber-abuse takedown scheme will give the E-safety Commissioner the authority to order the removal of harmful content including ‘revenge porn’ within 24 hours.

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Revenge porn is the distribution of sexually explicit images or videos of individuals without their consent. The material may have been made by a partner in an intimate relationship with the knowledge and consent of the subject at the time, or it may have been made without their knowledge.

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