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Under what circumstances can the police obtain medical records

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Under what circumstances can the police obtain medical records and do they need a court order?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: New Zealand Law
Expert:  Chris The Lawyer replied 3 years ago.

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This can depend on the case, but in most cases they would need a warrant, which they would obtain from the court.

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