The German Bundestag recognized the photo and video under the skirt without permission is a crime. On 3 July according to “Nemecka hvilya”.
This prohibition became part of the new law on strengthening the protection of the right to privacy during video and photo shoots. Violators face a fine or up to two years in prison. The penalty can be applied to those who make appropriate pictures or writing, and for those who extends them.
In the past, women were protected from such images only if they are made in their home or changing cubicles. However, cases of so-called upskirting been in public places, such as on the escalator.
Adopted by the Bundestag, the law also criminalizes photographing or filming accident victims from the so-called “gapers”. Previously, the criminal code was protected from such shooting only survivors during accidents or disasters. Now protected from this and dead bodies.