If you were to get arrested, would you think the police could look through your smart phone to find evidence of your wrongdoing? Would it surprise you to learn that in Alabama our caselaw would allow... more
In San Diego County, on September, 2011, at about 4:00 p.m., juvenile Curtis S. grabbed Jeffrey M.s cell phone out of his hands. This happened in broad daylight outside the high school each was... more
Written by attorney W. Hanken, almost 3 years ago.
It's late at night and you get pulled over by the police. You think you have done nothing wrong so to capture your side of the story you activate the audio or video recorder on your smart phone to... more
I get asked all the time whether it is legal to record a phone conversation in Florida without the other person's consent. I thought I'd post my answer here for future reference.
The answer is No.... more
Daily news reports confirm how celebrities, or public figures, have been taped or recorded surreptitiously. The shocking and repeated rants of Mel Gibson recorded by his paramour and lover have made... more
If youve been getting harassing calls from debt collectors, you can
fight back by recording your phone calls to catch them in the act and prove theyve violated the FDCPA.
Depending on what state... more