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IN THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA ARE THERE ANY CRIMINAL LAWDS

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IN THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA ARE THERE ANY CRIMINAL LAWDS THAT CAN BE PROSECUTED AGAINST A DOCTOR FOR PATIENT ABSANDONMENT AND FAILURE TO TREAT?
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Maverick replied 6 months ago.

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Expert:  Maverick replied 6 months ago.

While it appears that some countries do make patient abandonment a criminal act, I am not finding any such penal statute or case law for NC. I know this is not the answer you wanted to hear, but I am assuming that you are wanting a professional and honest answer.