North Hollywood, CA asked in Criminal Law, Juvenile Law and Sexual Harassment for California

Q: Did I break a law commenting on 17 year olds bikini picture?

The picture is of a person I follow on Snapchat. The picture is of the person’s side profile with her bottom arched out and the caption “am I thick?”. I replied with a thumbs up. After realizing this, I looked up her age, went back to Snapchat, attempted to delete message before it was seen, pretty sure it was deleted, and then blocked her. She lives in Florida from what I gather and I’m in California.

1 Lawyer Answer
Dale S. Gribow
Dale S. Gribow
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Palm Desert, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: i doubt if anything would come from your thumbs up

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