What is the definition of tampering with mail boxes under Texas law?

Answer Mailbox tampering is a federal crime and is regulated by the U.S. Postal Service. Tampering with U.S. mail or mailboxes can be considered a felony offense and is punishable by a fine or short jail ... Read More »

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What Is the Definition of Tampering with Mail Boxes Under Texas Law?

Tampering with a mailbox in Texas is a crime punishable by federal, not state, law. Mailboxes are considered to be federal property and as such, the federal government provides stiff consequences ... Read More »

How Do I Find a Lawyer to File a Lawsuit Against a Correctional Facility for Tampering With My Mail?

Prisoners in correctional facilities, such as jails and prisons, have a right to send personal correspondence and receive certain types of mail. The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in a 1974 case "Procuni... Read More »

Is opening a mailbox mail tampering?

Yes, if the mail does not belong to you, then it is mail tampering. According to the United States Postal Inspection Service, tampering can lead to a mail theft complaint. Outright theft, vandalism... Read More »

You live in a condo complex Can communications for condo owners be distributed legally by putting them under the red flag on their mail boxes?

It's a good idea to read your governing documents regarding distribution of notices before you distribute any, because in doing so, you may be notified of a violation if you do so 'illegally'.Your ... Read More »