If a person intentionally opens mail that does not belong to him, it is considered a
federal offense. However, if mail is opened by mistake, no crime has been ...
... permission is a felony. However, if you have permission to check a neighbor's
mail while they are away or. ... What is the law for opening someone else's mail?
Most people know that it's illegal to open mail that is addressed to someone else.
In fact, there is a federal law that makes it a crime to do so. The good.
... federal crime to intercept mail. Opening and reading someone else's mail… ...
March 25, 2008 at 3:12 pm · Filed under addresses, mail ·Tagged homeless law.
I just NEVER open mail that's not addressed to superman1 and I don't worry
about it. ... It is true that simply opening someone else's mail by mistake after
delivery to ... http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text/18/part-I/chapter-83.
Oct 17, 2007 ... I'm curious if someone can really get in trouble if they open mail that ... as well, I
believe there is a violation of law when opening the mail.
There is a lot of confusion about whether it is illegal under federal law to open
mail addressed to someone else. There is also confusion about what the
Mail fraud must be committed intentionally, which means that using the mail to
accidentally or unintentionally cause someone else to lose money or property is ...
Aug 19, 2010 ... It's certainly not that hard to accidentally open someone else's mail without
meaning to; I'll ... Posted in advice about your boss, law + order ...
Dec 30, 2013 ... It's certainly not that hard to accidentally open someone else's mail .... plan to end
the prohibition-era law that prevents the United States Postal ...