Making Threats Against the President of the United States

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  Threats against President and Vice President 18 U.S. Code § 871 Under federal law, it is a crime to knowingly and willfully threaten the President of the United States.  This includes the following acts: Sending, mailing any letter, paper, writing, print, missive, or document containing any threat to take the life of, to kidnap,… Read more »

Threatening A Public Official — Louisiana Law

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  Threatening A Public Official — LA RS 14:122.2 Under Louisiana law, threatening a public official is engaging in any verbal or written communication which threatens serious bodily injury or death to a public official. Except as provided below, whoever commits the crime of threatening a public official shall be fined not more than five… Read more »