Playboy Playmate could face jail time for body-shaming Snapchat post

Playboy Playmate could face jail time for body-shaming Snapchat post
Dani Mathers

Dani Mathers, the 2015 Playboy Playmate of the Year, could face jail time for posting a body-shaming Snapchat image of an elderly woman getting changed at a gym in Los Angeles.

LA police have finally tracked down the woman in the image, which Mathers snapped in July, according to TMZ. Reportedly in her 70s, the woman has not been named, but is reportedly keen to see Mathers prosecuted and willing to testify against the 29-year-old model. The website said Mathers could be charged with Dissemination of Private Images, a misdemeanour that carries a maximum sentence of six months behind bars.

Mathers drew widespread criticism after sharing – “accidentally,” she claimed – a photo of the woman naked and showering at a branch of the LA Fitness gym chain. The Playboy Playmate posted the image alongside a selfie in which she is apparently stifling a laugh. The vindictive composition was captioned: “If I can’t unsee this, then you can’t either.”

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