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Can someone record a phone conversation without my consent?

Jacksonville, NC |

My boyfriends ex wife is now record their conversations because they are going thru a custody battle. We live in west virginia and she lives in north carolina.

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Each state has their own rules on recording telephone calls and they depend upon who initiates the calls etc and also the federal rules apply, please work with a local attny and discuss specifically with him or her what you would like to prevent or to happen. take care.

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Thank you so much sir!


Attorney Lewis is correct as usual. Generally, as long as one person in the conversation is aware it is being recorded - it is legal to do so. However, this is just a generality. As attorney Lewis points out, there are many other factors that could come into play before an actual conclusion about the legality of the recording can be made in your particular case.

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