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Asked on: 11/02/11, 6:55 pm

what are the legalities of a walmart employee stopping a shopper for their receipt? what are the shopper`s rights?

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Answered on: 11/04/11, 6:17 am by Kevin Connolly

IT's called the shopkeeper's privilege. If you don't show a receipt, the storekeeper can hold you until the police arrive. THe shopper has a right to got to Target. Oh, they check receipts, too.


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