Can Citizens Use Cell Phones to Record Cops? Joining 1st Circuit, Oregon Appeals Court Says Yes |News – ABA Journal | 11/1/11

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Arrests of individuals who record police as they are being questioned have been much in the news lately. Among the latest to be criminally charged is a Florida man is being held in the Palm Beach County Jail in lieu of $4,500 bail for allegedly recording officers on his iPhone after a traffic stop. Carl Paul, 21, of Pompano Beach, who was described by arresting officers as ….

via Can Citizens Use Cellphones to Record Cops? Joining 1st Circuit, Oregon Appeals Court Says Yes – News – ABA Journal.

See also, Pennsylvania ACLU Settles Lawsuit Over Arrest of Man for Recording Police Officers with His Cell Phone … (9/7/11). See Matheny v. County of Allegheny, et. al.

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