In Malaysia year-old Eleanor Hawkins is facing a possible prison sentence and a fine for apparently posing naked on a mountain. Most of them are on the south coast but there is one in the very north of Scotland for those brave enough to bare all. He's currently serving a two-and-a-half-year sentence for breaching the order banning him from being naked in public. Ina man stood naked on a plinth in London's Trafalgar Square as part of an art installation. The test is essentially the same as in English law, that a member of the public has been put in a state of fear or alarm.
It's not an offence to be naked in public in England and Wales but it does become an offence if it can be proved the person stripped off with the intention to upset and shock.
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In Scottish law there is no statutory offence, just the common law offence of offending public decency - a strand of the breach of the peace. Eight television presenters from news website Desnudando la Noticia bared all to send a message to their national side who start their Copa America campaign against Colombia on Sunday. In Malaysia year-old Eleanor Hawkins is facing a possible prison sentence and a fine for apparently posing naked on a mountain. Ina man stood naked on a plinth in London's Trafalgar Square as part of an art installation. Politicians in Malaysia say the stunt showed "disrespect to the sacred mountain". He likes to ramble in the countryside with no clothes on, even walking from Lands End to John O'Groats twice, but the naked rambler has had a pretty rough ride. According to the Crown Prosecution Service "a balance needs to be struck between the naturist's right to freedom of expression and the right of the wider public to be protected from harassment, alarm and distress".