The question came up with some friends that it could be illegal to send a prank envelope with glitter in it, the purpose being for it to get all over the recipient. Could this potentially have legal ramifications?
The sender could be held responsible for any foreseeable consequences of such a prank (as is the case with all pranks, which is why they are best left to juveniles and fake-reality TV entertainment).
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Probably not a good idea. You are also evoking the Jurisdiction of the Federal Government. So, it would be ok if the person you are pranking knows you, and you are identified as a friend of this person. But if you do not identify yourself, and this person decides that this is a threat, rather than a joke, you may be in some trouble. Good Luck.
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A glitter bomb is not illegal, and companies sell them for 9.99, but it can be illegal to glitter bomb someone in person.
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