Is Opening Someone Else's Mail a Crime?

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Opening someone else's mail is against the law. This is a federal law that states if anyone opens someone else's mail,you can be imprisoned for up to a year. Also there can be a fine up to 5000 dollars.
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For the same reason that anything else that's illegal is illegal: lawmakers passed a law saying it was. The reasoning behind the law in this case is pretty clear: The US Postal Service
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1. Cross out the original address on the envelope with a dark pen or marker. 2. Write "Forward To: next to the blacked-out address. 3. Write the new address beside the original
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This is a federal offense. The charge for this offense depends on the
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