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Can i get in trouble for sending nude photos over the phone to an incorrrect email address?

Fort Atkinson, WI |
Filed under: Civil rights

I accidentally sent the picutres to the wrong email

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If the photos are pornographic in nature or involve a minor you could definitely get in trouble. The transmission of photos over a phone or on the internet may constitute interstate commerce and subject you to harsh federal penalties.

However, if it was a one time accident and the photos are not real offensive, the case probably will not even be pursued because there are so many serious internet porn and telephone porn cases.

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