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external Judge Throws Out Lawsuit Against “Voyeur” Photog Arne Svenson —PDN

voyeurThis just in: photographing people in their homes through their windows with a telephoto lens is protected by the First Amendment. A judge has dismissed the lawsuit against Arne Svenson, the photographer who snapped pictures of the residents of an upscale NYC apartment building without their knowing.

“An artist may create and sell a work of art that resembles an individual without his or her written consent,” Judge Eileen Rakower writes in her decision.

 
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