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Just trying to see if it is illegal to post someones address

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Just trying to see if it is illegal to post someones address on social media if help is requested
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: Savannah Georgia
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: Don't know yet.
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: Someone put they dog in a cage with our water on the yard took picture of it and requested help on fb animal site listing the address
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Dwayne B. replied 8 months ago.

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Expert:  Dwayne B. replied 8 months ago.

No, there is no law making it illegal to pose someone's address on social media. There could be specific factual situations which make it a violation of specific laws (ex. HIPAA) but in general it is not illegal.

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