Judge Deals Blow to Woman Charged for Being Topless at Home

A judge refused to overturn part of Utah’s lewdness law in a blow to a woman who’s fighting criminal charges after her stepchildren saw her topless in her own home.

  • Published 22 January 2020

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A judge refused to overturn part of Utah’s lewdness law in a blow to a woman who’s fighting criminal charges after her stepchildren saw her topless in her own home. Judge Kara Pettit sided with prosecutors who argued that lewdness is commonly understood to include women’s breasts in American society, the Salt Lake Tribune reported. Judges should not second-guess what lawmakers have decided is lewd conduct, she wrote. It wasn’t… Read at AP News