Yet another reminder that privacy breaches can endanger people’s safety or lives. Independent.ie reports:
A County Wicklow mother who claimed a pharmacy allowed her husband to watch CCTV footage of herself buying a self pregnancy test kit has settled a €38,000 damages claim for an undisclosed amount.
The woman, who cannot be named, said her marriage had been highly dysfunctional and difficult for a number of years before the October 2010 incident, which had worsened her relationship with her now deceased husband.
Speaking at the Circuit Civil Court, the woman said she had bought the pregnancy test kit for a friend but her husband found the purchase receipt in their home.
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