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*  Pobox reserves the right to modify or remove anything submitted to Pobox, and to cancel any account, at any time for any reason without prior notice.
    * Actions or activities that may cause termination of your account and/or removal of your page(s) include, but are not limited to submitting any page, message board posting, or chat room statement that contains, or provides links to:
      Pornography, and sexual material of a lewd, lecherous or obscene nature and intent or that violate local and national laws. (** If you wish to host an adult site contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
    * Sending unsolicited email using a Pobox address or containing any reference to your Pobox web page/s.
    * Any material that violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, including, without limitation, copyright or trademark rights; this includes "WAREZ" (copyrighted software that is distributed illegally), "mp3" files of copyrighted music, copyrighted photographs, text, video or artwork. If you don't own the copyright or have documented permission to use it, don't put it on your site at Pobox.
    * any material that is threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane, indecent, or otherwise objectionable; including posting other peoples' private information.
    * Content that promotes, encourages, or provides instructional information about illegal activities.
    * Any software, information, or other material that contains a virus, "Trojan Horse", corrupted data, or any other harmful or damaging component;
    * any raffle, contest, or game requiring payment of a fee by participants.
    * Hate propaganda or hate mongering, or fraudulent material or activity;

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We do see things sometimes

Pobox has no obligation to review pages, message-board postings, or chat room statements in any way before those materials appear on Pobox's service. Although Pobox does not actively or regularly monitor the content of Pobox members' pages, we reserve the right to monitor, and to investigate any complaints regarding any content of Pobox members' pages, message-board postings, or any chat room statements and to take appropriate action if Pobox finds violations of these Terms of Service.

We will take action

In the case of any such complaint, Pobox reserves the right to remove the content complained of while the Pobox member and the complaining party attempt to resolve their dispute. This could result in your page(s) being removed from Pobox for as long as it takes to resolve the dispute. Pobox is not responsible for, and does not have any liability for any loss of data, profit, or business resulting from our deletion of any Pobox member's page(s).

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Final Point!

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