However, a subsequent poster boasted about doing this outside a > business. Nowhere did I see any statement that he was not in the U.S. > (If I missed it I apologize).
That's irrelevant. I stated (not boasted -- do I detect an agenda here) that there was no law against junk faxes where I live.
Almost all posters here are from the U.S.
Even if true, so what?