LEGAL QUESTION: Attorneys read them too

March 2006 
Volume 36  Number 3
Pages 10 - 10
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Recently, a patient complained to my employer and named me as one of several nurses he felt had treated him badly. I know his allegations against me are false, but here's the thing: I discussed the situation on a nurses' online forum to get some advice. I didn't name names or places, but now I'm wondering—could these posts somehow be used in court against me?

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