Nothing in this article shall be construed to give authority to any person, agency or corporation or other legal entity to invade the privacy of any citizen as defined by the constitution, the Legislature or the courts other than to the extent provided in this article.

Terms Used In Alabama Code 41-9-642

  • commission: The Alabama Criminal Justice Information Center Commission. See Alabama Code 41-9-590
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • person: includes a corporation as well as a natural person. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608

Disclosure of criminal histories or other information that may directly or otherwise lead to the identification of the individual to whom such information pertains may not be made to any person, agency, corporation or other legal entity that has neither the “need to know” nor the “right to know” as determined by the commission pursuant to Section 41-9-594.

(Acts 1975, No. 872, §31.)