Guessing from your comments,As someone who lives in the Occupied Territories, once know as the Great State of California, I can assure you if a Kalifornia Revenuer did that the lure would be missing a hook and the angler would only be holding up nothing but lips.
I might add the remaining hook would of had it's barb ground down.
Yep, Enjoy.WELCOME CRABBY POT
You've just had your indoctrination with HJ
Next will be member Garriga on "Lure Selection and Casting/Retrieval Techniques"
Followed by member Geebz42 on "Fishing from a boat or pier"
Some even more socially unacceptablebut still just as socially unacceptable.........
He could make wiping your ass a political statement.