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AA/NA 5th Step Confession Held Not Priviliged

Posted by Live_free_or_die on October 13, 2012 at 8:05 PM

Cox v. Miller, 296 F.3d 89, 89 (2d Cir. 2002) Holding that a confession to murder in an AA meeting was not protected by cleric-congregant privilege, despite 5th step requiring participant to admit to God, other human beings, and themselves the exact nature of their wrongs.

http://scholar.google.com/scholar_case?case=1638880198743832546&q=296+f.3d+89&hl=en&as_sdt=2,6

 

 

U.S. v. Schwensow, 151 F.3d 650 (7th Cir. 1998) AA volunteer phone operators, were not counselors or therapists.

http://scholar.google.com/scholar_case?case=1840456274114163804&q=151+F.3d+650+&hl=en&as_sdt=2,6

 

 

State v. Boobar, 637 A.2d 1162 (Me. 1994) Under Maine evidentiary privilege statute, therapist-patient privilege not apply to AA peer group sessions.

http://scholar.google.com/scholar_case?case=10544480860195650665&q=637+A.2d+1162+&hl=en&as_sdt=2,6

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