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Improper use of government database charge stands (access required)

Where a man was charged with accessing a motor vehicle database to obtain the name of a government informant, his motion to dismiss was denied. There was nothing “absurd” about applying the statute to his alleged conduct, even if the law was intended to apply to identify theft or fraud and had not been used ...