Q: His attorney requested medical records for divorce, do I have to release them to him?
A: It depends. If the records are relevant to the case, then you may have to produce them, or sign an authorization allowing him to obtain them directly from the provider. Generally, though, medical records are going to be privileged, so you should object to the request. If he is insistent on getting the records, he will need to have a hearing and let the judge decide whether the records should be made available.
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