Category: Resources

HeartMob: Reclaiming the Internet from Harassers!

HeartMob, a new online platform where you can report harassment, receive support, and end online harassment, launches today! Sign up for an account now to become a #heartmobber and join the fight to reclaim our space online! iheartmob.org/ If you’ve experienced online harassment, HeartMob has your back!  HeartMob has officially launched, a platform where you … Continued

New Version of Hollaback App Launches Today!

Have you ever wanted to Holla on the go? Well you can now with the new, improved version of the Hollaback App! Our updated smartphone app gives you the ability to do more than ever before. As always, you can share stories of experiencing and witnessing harassment right after they happen, without having to wait … Continued

Nevada Law vs. Stalking and Hate Crimes

This final post on Nevada laws vs. street harassment will cover stalking and hate crimes.   NRS 200.575 Stalking 1.  A person who, without lawful authority, willfully or maliciously engages in a course of conduct that would cause a reasonable person to feel terrorized, frightened, intimidated, harassed or fearful for the immediate safety of a family … Continued

Nevada Law vs. Groping, Indecent Exposure, Photos

Today’s post covers laws that deal with unlawful filming and photography as well as indecent exposure and groping.   NRS 200.604 Capturing an Image of the Private Area of Another Person 1.  Except as otherwise provided in subsection 4, a person shall not knowingly and intentionally capture an image of the private area of another person: … Continued

Nevada Law vs. Verbal Harassment, Part 3 of 3

Today we’ll introduce laws that protect young people specifically from harassment by predatory adults, as well as the law regarding solicitation of prostitution.   NRS 207.260 Unlawful Contact with Child… A person who, without lawful authority, willfully and maliciously engages in a course of conduct with a child who is under 16 years of age … Continued

Nevada Law vs. Verbal Harassment, Part 2 of 3

Today, we’ll let you know about laws that prohibit harassment in general, and harassment on public transit.   NRS 200.571 Harassment 1.  A person is guilty of harassment if: (a) Without lawful authority, the person knowingly threatens: (1) To cause bodily injury in the future to the person threatened or to any other person; (2) To cause physical damage … Continued

Nevada Law vs. Verbal Harassment, Part 1 of 3

There are 9 laws that prohibit verbally harassing behaviors alone. But we’re going to take them just a few at a time. Today, we’ll introduce the laws that prohibit disturbing the peace, and coercion.   NRS 203.010 Breach of Peace Every person who shall maliciously and willfully disturb the peace or quiet of any neighborhood … Continued

Know Your Rights

Did you know that there are 15 laws in Nevada that apply to street harassment behaviors? We didn’t either, until we discovered an amazing resource created by Stop Street Harassment  called Know Your Rights.   We wanted to share this knowledge with you, so in honor of International Anti-Street Harassment Week  we’re kicking off a … Continued