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Female Marines say their photos were posted without consent

Female Marines say their photos were posted without consent

A former Marine and an active-duty Marine came forward Wednesday to say photographs taken of them were secretly posted online without their consent along with nude photos of other servicewomen that have led to threatening replies and a military investigation.

It comes as another former Marine who helped found a victims group said the social media postings have been going on for more than a decade but superiors ignored complaints from female service members. Gen. Robert Neller, the Marine Corps commandant, has condemned the photo sharing and urged victims to report abuse.

Active-duty Marine Marisa Woytek and former Marine Erika Butner appeared at a news conference in Los...

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