U.S. Department of Justice Criminal Resource Manual 1663 Protection Of Public Records and Documents. The taking of a public record or document is prohibited by 18 U.S.C. 641. DOJ. Retrieved from http://www.justice.gov/usao/eousa/foia_reading_room/usam/title9/crm01663.htm
Public Records means nothing more than the government makes them available to the public. Copyrights and Trademarks themselves are public records. Private use of public records is conversion of public records.
18 USC 641 Public money, property or records Whoever embezzles, steals, purloins, or knowingly converts to his use or the use of another, or without authority, sells, conveys or disposes of any record, voucher, money, or thing of value of the United States or of any department or agency thereof, or any property made or being made under contract for the United States or any department or agency thereof;
Whoever receives, conceals, or retains the same with intent to convert it to his use or gain, knowing it to have been embezzled, stolen, purloined or converted
Steals government property. [continued below]....
..... Knowingly converts government property to his use and the use of others. Sells government property without authority. Retains government property knowing they have been stolen.
18 USC 1030 Fraud and related activity in connection with computers (2) intentionally accesses a computer without authorization or exceeds authorized access, and thereby obtains(c) information from any protected computer;
Exceeds authorized access and thereby obtains information.
National Information Infrastructure Protection Act (NIIPA) NIIPA: "Atomic Energy Act of 1954, with reason to believe that such information so obtained could be used to the injury of the United States, or to the advantage of any foreign nation willfully communicates, delivers, transmits, or causes to be communicated, delivered, or transmitted, or attempts to communicate, deliver, transmit or cause to be communicated, delivered, or transmitted the same to any person not entitled to receive it, or willfully retains the same and fails to deliver it to the officer or employee of the United States entitled to receive it; (2) intentionally accesses a computer without authorization or exceeds authorized access, and thereby obtains--"
Willfully communicates advantages to foreign nations.
18 USC 2261A Stalking
(2) with the intent
(A) to kill, injure, harass, or place under surveillance with intent to kill, injure, harass, or intimidate, or cause substantial emotional distress to a person in another State or tribal jurisdiction or within the special maritime and territorial jurisdiction of the United States; or
(i) that person;
Stalks, harasses, intimidates and causes substantial emotional distress.
18 USC 1584 - Sale into involuntary servitude (a) Whoever knowingly and willfully holds to involuntary servitude or sells into any condition of involuntary servitude, any other person for any term, or brings within the United States any person so held, shall be fined under this title or imprisoned not more than 20 years, or both.
18 USC 2319 Criminal infringement of a copyright
17 USC 506 Criminal offenses
(a) Criminal Infringement.
(A) for purposes of commercial advantage or private financial gain;
For purpose of commercial advantage (website) and private financial gain.
18 USC 873 Blackmail Whoever, under a threat of informing, or as a consideration for not informing, against any violation of any law of the United States, demands or receives any money or other valuable thing, shall be fined under this title or imprisoned not more than one year, or both.
As consideration for not informing demands $100.00.
18 USC 880 Receiving the proceeds of extortion A person who receives, possesses, conceals, or disposes of any money or other property which was obtained from the commission of any offense under this chapter that is punishable by imprisonment for more than 1 year, knowing the same to have been unlawfully obtained, shall be imprisoned not more than 3 years, fined under this title, or both.
18 USC 1962 - Prohibited activities (b) It shall be unlawful for any person through a pattern of racketeering activity or through collection of an unlawful debt to acquire or maintain, directly or indirectly, any interest in or control of any enterprise which is engaged in, or the activities of which affect, interstate or foreign commerce.
Interstate collection of an unlawful debt.
18 USC 241 Conspiracy against rights If two or more persons conspire to injure, oppress, threaten, or intimidate any person in any State, Territory, Commonwealth, Possession, or District in the free exercise or enjoyment of any right or privilege secured to him by the Constitution or laws of the United States, or because of his having so exercised the same;
United States Constitution Amendments
5th Rights to Due Process. Prohibits Double Jeopardy.
8th Prohibits Cruel and unusual punishment.
9th Protects rights not enumerated in the constitution.
13th Abolishes slavery and involuntary servitude.
14th Defines Due Process Clause and the Equal Protection Clause.