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Is it a computer crime plus a conspiracy or a crime committed

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Is it a computer crime plus a conspiracy or a crime committed with a computer and a conspiracy. The parties involved were her attornies and they used this info against me in a court of law, knowing that she did not have my permission to get it.
Hello and thank you for allowing me the opportunity to assist you.

I've read your other question, and I'm sorry to say that what occurred is not a crime ... at least not a crime outside of HIPAA.

There is no computer crime because the computer involved was presumably her own computer. Her attorneys did nothing wrong because they merely presented evidence that was presented to them.

As the other attorney stated, your recourse is to file the complaint with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Is it Malpractice since she did it at her office. On her own computer.
Hi again.

No, I'm sorry to say that it wouldn't be malpractice. Malpractice refers to professional negligence relating to a medical advice, procedures, etc. Sharing medical records is not of that nature.
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