Victimless-crime meaning

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An illegal act that results in no identifiable person being directly harmed.
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A statutory crime, such as prostitution or gambling, regarded as having no clearly identifiable victim.
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An act or behavior which is prohibited by law, yet which neither directly harms nor violates the rights of any specific person, although some people may claim it harms society as a whole. This concept typically applies to adults.
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