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Clarification added concerning illnesses.
A new prohibited item has been added concerning discrimination, bigotry, or intolerance towards marginalized groups.
New terms concerning Live Animals.
A new prohibited item has been added concerning sharing things that already exist.
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	 We prohibit projects that are illegal, heavily regulated, or potentially dangerous for backers, as well as rewards that the creator did not make.  

 	  Any item claiming to cure, treat, or prevent an illness or condition (whether via a device, app, book, nutritional supplement, or other means). 
 	  Contests, coupons, gambling, raffles, and lifetime memberships. 
 	  Energy food and drinks. 
 	  Offensive material (e.g., hate speech, encouraging violence against others, etc). 
 	  Offering a genetically modified organism as a reward. 
 	  Offering alcohol as a reward. 
 	  Offering financial, money-processing, or credit services; financial intermediaries or cash-equivalent instruments; travel services (e.g., vacation packages); phone services (e.g., prepaid phone services, 900 numbers); and business marketing services. 
 	  Political fundraising. 
 	  Pornographic material. 
 	  Resale. All rewards must have been produced or designed by the project or one of its creators — no reselling things from elsewhere. 
 	  Tobacco, drugs, and drug paraphernalia. 
 	  Weapons, replicas of weapons, and weapon accessories. 

	 If your project involves something illegal, heavily regulated, or potentially dangerous for backers and it is NOT on this list, please contact us before starting your project.

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