Tulsa, OK asked in Criminal Law, Employment Law, Civil Rights and Libel & Slander for Oklahoma

Q: My girlfriends paralegal mother claims to have done a background check without my consent on me. We're in Oklahoma.

She claims to have found previous address's a crimenal history report of violence on me Wich I do not have. Drug charges Wich I do not have. My mother's last maiden name. And the other two states I've lived in. She claims to know everything about me. Is that legal?

1 Lawyer Answer
Robert Donald Gifford II
Robert Donald Gifford II
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Oklahoma City, OK
  • Licensed in Oklahoma

A: A "background check" can be as simple as running your name on public data bases such as the Oklahoma Supreme Court Network (OSCN). If she used a private or government database, it could cost her job.

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