Category: Recordings

Videos and video messages held by Twitter

What happens when a party seeks to introduce texts, e-mails, social media messages, or audio/visual evidence directly from his or her cell phone?

Video and audio recordings; and text messages

Reliability is the decisive factor in determining the admissibility of a recording

A video-recorded statement must be replayed in open court under the direct supervision of the judge

A party has the right to record his or her own interviews with a psychologist or psychiatrist, but does not have the right to compel the other party’s expert to record interviews of the other party or the parties’ children

The Government’s attachment of the GPS device to a vehicle, and its use of that device to monitor the vehicle’s movements, constitutes a search under the Fourth Amendment

Facebook account content

A profile posted on a social media networking site can be used as evidence

New Jersey sanctions the use of sound recordings at trial where the matter contained therein is competent and relevant