Reddit quarantined the subreddit shortly after the preprint was published.
Several commentators have expressed concern that the of Brutsch to serve as an example to others is legitimizing and exposing individuals such as Brutsch to mass retribution.
The subreddit's leaders decided to ban individuals advocating for murder.
On September 1, 2021, Reddit banned the subreddit for brigading subreddits that criticized it.
Dozens of Reddit users then posted requests for these nude photos to be shared to them by private message.
It included both discussions surrounding the ethics of suicide and posts containing rants from Reddit users.
Later on it was discovered that they had identified the wrong woman, and it has been reported that many death threats had been sent to her school and employment.
He also expressed concern that he would be falsely labeled a child pornographer or anti-semite because of some of the subreddits he created.