Comment: I don't think that's

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I don't think that's

necessarily true. If I leave my car unlocked with the keys in it, does that give someone the right to take it?

OP disobeyed privacy laws and moral code. I don't agree with what he/she did, but I don't think any penalty should be incurred either.