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can I bring charges against my husband for harrassment and

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can I bring charges against my husband for harrassment and or defamation of character if we are separated? He sent nude pictures of me to all our friends.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  legaleagle replied 7 years ago.

Yes you can file criminal charges for the harassment and sue him in civil court for the intentional infliction of emtional distress. I do not think you have a defamation case, since that requires him having made false statements that he asserts as truth that harms your reputation in the community. Sending a picture is not a statement.