Litigator's Toolkit #3: Digital Communication Evidence - Getting It & Authenticating It
After years of grappling with the discovery and admissibility of e-mails, text messages, social media posts, websites, and more ephemeral messaging systems (like Signal and Snapchat), the courts have finally developed a usable set of guidelines for how you can get your hands on such evidence -- AND ensure its admissibility at trial. Also discussed - digital surveillance camera evidence and litigation hold notices.
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- William R Newman of The University of Southern Mississippi