Of course we can. He did break the law. Regardless of how we feel about the moral aspect of his actions, he broke the law. Compare to the Zimmerman case - few people believe a young man should have died that day, but from a strictly legal aspect, Zimmerman acted within the law. If you find that example distasteful, consider that it's legal for banks and corporations to be up to their usual tricks of screwing us all over. It's legal, and that's really all that matters, right?