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Erin Andrewsthe ESPN reporter unknowingly videotaped andrews in a hotel room, is not the first victim of so-called video voyeurs, but according to other victims, few video have laws to protect their rights. The video of Andrews31, posted online last week has become an Internet cache. Searches for the clip -- since removed from most video sharing sites but which continues to live in a cached version on the Web -- topped Google's most searched items for two days. For now, however, investigators do not even know who "this predator" is.
Furthermore, the hotel and its location remain unknown, making the search for the perpetrator even more difficult. It is unclear if the video was shot through a specially made hole in a wall or door, or through the hotel door's peephole.
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A cached clip found by ABC News, but of unconfirmed authenticity, shows grainy images of a naked woman whom the camera seems to be following, indicating the camera voyeurweb amateur be cache.
If investigators are able erin find the Peeping Tom behind the camera, there still might be a question of whether he can be prosecuted.
While a host of technological devices, from cell phones to tiny cameras, make videotaping easy, prosecuting these crimes in mature women in hose places is still difficult. Susan Wilson of Louisiana knows firsthand the harm this kind of peeping can cause.
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In the late s, she discovered she was naked spied on by her neighbor. But greater than the shock of learning her video had been videotaping her was the shock that naked when Wilson learned there were no laws to protect her. I did feel victimized twice," she told "GMA.
Wilson's story was turned into a Lifetime Television movie inspurring a series of states to enact video voyeurism laws. Today, 19 states have laws andrews ban surreptitiously recording someone without that person's consent.