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A woman I recently dumped pulled an unauthorized NCIC check through the company that she works for and then proceeded to pull my credit report based on the info she gathered! What are my options for teaching her the lesson that this is both illegal and immoral?
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First, you can report her to the FBI, since they handle unauthorized use of NCIC investigations. Second, you can file suit against her for invasion of privacy and seek damages from her for the improper access to your information without your consent.
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