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"The policy for Outlook.com, formerly Hotmail, states that, "We may access information about you, including the content of your communications...to protect the rights or property of Microsoft.""

Sure, but a policy doesn't change the law. If laws were broken - and I am hoping there were in accessing private communications of one of their users - then the policy is irrelevant.

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