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Crime of Making a Terrorist Threat

• Lew Rockwell blog
The states and the feds have enacted laws that make it a crime to make a terrorist threat. For a layman's introduction, see this explanation. This tells us, among other things, that a person can commit this crime by his speech alone, even if he has neither the intent nor the means to carry the threat out. The intent need only be that the words spoken are intended to be taken as a threat.

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