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Survey Question:
Survey Answer:

There are no specific criminal offences for this. Covered by the general provision on fraud in section 371, which penalize any person who with intent to obtain an illicit gain for himself/herself or others
a) causes, strengthens or exploits a mistaken belief and thereby deceives someone into doing or omitting to do something by which someone suffers a loss or risks a loss, or
b) makes use of false or incomplete information, modifies data or a computer system, uses a credit or debit card which belongs to another person, or otherwise illicitly affects the result of automated data processing, thereby causing someone a loss or risk of loss.

Provided By:
Ståle L Hagen: Advokatfirmaet Selmer AS