Changes to Pa. wiretap law could allow recording of police stops

“A change in the Pennsylvania wiretap laws could come this year and Philadelphia’s district attorney is cheering it on.

“Currently to record a person and have that recording admitted in court you need both parties permission. DA Seth Williams says that can make victims into criminals. . . .

“The DA says the change would also allow recording police stops, which is not allowed now. [emphasis added]

“Pennsylvania’s ACLU opposes the changes. ”

via Changes to Pa. wiretap law could allow more recording without permission — NewsWorks.

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