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Oklahoma man arrested for ‘Revenge Porn’

Meyering, Casey

TULSA, Okla. – Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today announced the arrest of the alleged owner and operator of a revenge porn website who facilitated the posting of more than 400 sexually explicit photos of Californians and extorted victims for as much as $250 each to remove the illicit content.

28-year-old Casey E. Meyering from Tulsa, Oklahoma was arrested yesterday in Tulsa by agents with the California Attorney General’s eCrime Unit, the Rohnert Park Department of Public Safety and the Tulsa Police Department.

According to documents filed in Napa County Superior Court, Meyering has been charged with 5 felony extortion counts.

Court documents allege that in 2013, Meyering owned and administered the website, which solicits the anonymous, public posting of private photographs containing nude and explicit images of individuals without their permission.

Commonly known as revenge porn, the photos maybe obtained consensually by the poster during a prior relationship, or are stolen or hacked

Court documents also allege that the site required victims to pay $250 via a Google Wallet account to remove posted photographs.