Rob Kardashian legal fallout unclear for Blac Chyna revenge porn

The legal fallout after Rob Kardashian posted three nude photos of his former fiancée isn’t clear — even as Blac Chyna’s attorney explores the reality star’s options.

Multiple attorneys tell the Daily News that Kardashian could face jail time for violating California’s revenge porn law, but spokespeople for both the Los Angeles Police Department and the Calabasas (Calif.) Sheriff’s Department say they haven’t received any complaints regarding Kardashian’s actions so far.

One LAPD officer said it’s more likely the FBI would handle a case like this since it regards a possible online crime, though the press office for the government agency’s L.A. branch would not divulge whether they’d received a complaint.

“The FBI neither confirms/denies the existence of investigations as a matter of policy, nor do we confirm when a complaint is made to the FBI,” the spokeswoman said. “I can tell you that any complaint made to the FBI is reviewed to determine if a federal violation exists, whether or not it falls within the FBI’s purview, and whether it warrants further investigation.”

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The FBI has covered cases regarding so-called revenge porn in the past, including one involving a man named Hunter Moore who operated a website that posted explicit images of victims without their consent for the purpose of revenge.

The charges Moore pleaded guilty to, however, were not for “revenge porn,” but rather unauthorized access to a protected computer to obtain information, as well as aggravated identity theft.

Kardashian, 30, sparked a social media firestorm Wednesday when he posted three nude photos of Chyna — the mother of his infant daughter Dream — to Instagram, while claiming she cheated on him.

The explicit images were taken down repeatedly by Instagram, only for Kardashian to re-post them. When his account was finally blocked several hours later, he moved over to Twitter and posted them again, only for them to be removed from the site soon after.

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His Twitter account remains active.

High-end attorneys Lisa Bloom and Carrie A. Goldberg each told the Daily News that jail could be on the table for Kardashian for up to six months since they believe he violated a law instituted in California in 2013 regarding the release of non-consensual nude images.

“Revenge porn is illegal in CA and it certainly appears to me that Rob has violated this criminal law,” Bloom told the Daily News.

Goldberg, meanwhile, said nothing can justify someone releasing another person’s sexual privacy without permission.

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“Kardashian’s conduct epitomizes ‘revenge porn’ — a jilted ex unable to handle rejection and jealousy in a mature way who aggresses by sexually exposing another individual,” she said.

Chyna’s attorney told People that she is “exploring all legal remedies” in the aftermath of Kardashian’s outburst.

Nobody from Kardashian’s immediate family has commented publicly on the matter.

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