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Could the act of emailing publicly available information be deemed illegal?

In the united-states, those actions would be fully protected by the First Amendment. Andy has a constitutional right to speak freely about essentially whatever he wants -- including Mary's criminal ...
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The reasonableness in UK stalking laws

The offence of stalking is found in the Protection From Harassment Act 1997. There are separate offences for "ordinary" stalking and stalking involving fear of violence / serious alarm / ...
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Gaslighting ; criminal or civil

england-and-wales There isn't a law that defines 'gaslighting' as an offence. Generally it isn't unlawful to mislead, deceive or lie - of course, there are exceptions such as fraud, misleading ...
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Onlyfans account leaked to my family

What you do in public is public There is no crime in effectively saying to another person “Hey, look at this.”
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Could the act of emailing publicly available information be deemed illegal?

germany I cannot see what law could be violated by pointing a third party to publicly available, truthful information about somebody else. In particular, German criminal law excludes provably truthful ...
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Is one allowed to get someone's genetic information and use it without explicit permission?

In the United States, the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA) restricts employers and health insurers and employers from denying coverage, providing coverage under a higher premium or ...
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Is it legal to throw small objects (eg. candy, paper clips) at someone

You should stop doing this. It is definitely unethical and almost certainly illegal. There is no ethical or legal way to intentionally harass someone.
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What legal actions can I take to prevent my abusive parents from stalking and harassing my family?

Oregon has laws that could result in court orders for family abuse, stalking, sexual abuse, elder/disabled abuse, and "extreme risk". All of these laws involve credible threat of physical ...
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Can stalking be charged for a one time threat in Victoria (Australia)

Depends on the conduct Stalking in Victorian law is a very broad offence encompassing a wide range of conduct. Demonstrating a “course of action” is critical to an offence: one or two phone calls is ...
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