§61-3C-11. Obtaining confidential public information.
Any person who knowingly, willfully and without authorization
accesses or causes to be accessed any computer or computer network
and thereby obtains information filed by any person with the state
or any county or municipality which is required by law to be kept
confidential shall be guilty of a misdemeanor, and, upon conviction
thereof, shall be fined not more than five hundred dollars or
confined in the county jail not more than six months, or both.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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