Assemblymember Cristina Garcia Sends Assembly Bill 453 on Nonconsensual Condom Removal/Stealthing to the Governor

For immediate release:

(Sacramento)–Today, Assemblymember Cristina Garcia (D-Bell Gardens) sent trailblazing legislation that would include nonconsensual condom removal or ‘stealthing’ in the CA Civil Code to Governor Newsom for signature. This legislation confirms that ‘stealthing’ is an illegal act that causes long term physical and emotional harm to its victims and those guilty of ‘stealthing’ should be held accountable under California law. 

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