Despite its disgusting morality, and unethical practice, the 1st amendment covers some legalities of the dynamic. However it violates DMCA:
(2) No person shall manufacture, import, offer to the public, provide, or otherwise traffic in any technology, product, service, device, component, or part thereof, that—
(A) is primarily designed or produced for the purpose of circumventing a technological measure that effectively controls access to a work protected under this title;
(B) has only limited commercially significant purpose or use other than to circumvent a technological measure that effectively controls access to a work protected under this title; or
(C) is marketed by that person or another acting in concert with that person with that person’s knowledge for use in circumventing a technological measure that effectively controls access to a work protected under this title.
Arre.st is a fair use public records news reporting and research resource.
The website was not built for monetization. It was built for easy access to public records. After it's inception locals did not have to pay $1.00 for a print publication or navigate a hard to use government site.
The removal option was requested by several surfers.
Jason Watson – Owner of site
8670 W Cheyenne Ave.
Las Vegas, NV 89129
Right of Publicity Nevada – 597.810
Any commercial use of the name, voice, signature, photograph or likeness of another by a person, firm or corporation without first having obtained written consent for the use is subject to:
(a) Injunctive relief to prevent or restrain the unauthorized use; and
(b) An action at law for any injuries sustained by reason of the unauthorized use. In such a suit, the plaintiff may recover:
(1) Actual damages, but not less than $750; and
(2) Exemplary or punitive damages, if the trier of fact finds that the defendant knowingly made use of the name, voice, signature, photograph or likeness of another person without the consent required by NRS 597.790. - See more at: http://rightofpublicity.com/statutes/nevada#sthash.zTuybHcK.dpuf