Subject: Re: Spam
To: Space Case <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
Date: 07/23/1998 09:31:50
Space Case writes:
> The thing is, two conditions need to be met:
> 1. They have to disguise the sending address and/or the subject
> 2. They have to 'reasonably know' the recipient lives in Washington
> If they send it to a mailing list on a server that lives in California,
> for example, it won't meet the second condition...
I doubt that -- if a mailing list is sufficiently large, there is a
reasonable probability that someone on it will be living in
Washington. Certainly the legal claim can be made in any case, and
this in and of itself is a good thing -- the more harrassment they
get, the better.