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One-Party Consent

District of Columbia

Video And Audio Surveillance Laws: DC

By | District of Columbia, Policy

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA is considered a One-Party Consent State, in that at least one person involved in the recorded communication must give permission. As per the Justia website1, Recording or intercepting in-person or phone conversations without the consent of at least one party is punishable by fine and/or imprisonment, and can also lead to civil liability in the form of…

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Wyoming

Video And Audio Surveillance Laws: WY

By | Policy, Wyoming

WYOMING is considered a One-Party Consent State, in that at least one person involved in the recorded communication must give permission. As per the Justia website1, Recording an in-person or phone conversation without at least one party’s consent or with criminal or tortious intent is a felony punishable by fine and/or imprisonment. WY Stat § 7-3-702 (definition & penalty) VIDEO SURVEILLANCE As…

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Wisconsin

Video And Audio Surveillance Laws: WI

By | Policy, Wisconsin

WISCONSIN is considered a One-Party Consent State, in that at least one person involved in the recorded communication must give permission. As per the Justia website1, Under Wisconsin law it is a felony to record an oral or telephone communication without the consent of at least one party, or with the intention of committing a crime or a tort. Illegal…

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West Virginia

Video And Audio Surveillance Laws: WV

By | Policy, West Virginia

WEST VIRGINIA is considered a One-Party Consent State, in that at least one person involved in the recorded communication must give permission. As per the Justia website1, In West Virginia it is a felony punishable by fine and/or imprisonment to record an oral or phone communication without the consent of at least one party, or with criminal or tortious intent….

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Video And Audio Surveillance Laws: VA

By | Policy, Virginia

VIRGINIA is considered a One-Party Consent State, in that at least one person involved in the recorded communication must give permission. As per the Justia website1, Under Virginia law it is a felony to record an in-person or telephone conversation without the consent of at least one party. Offenders may be subject to civil damages as well. VA Code § 19.2-62 (definition…

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UT

Video And Audio Surveillance Laws: UT

By | Policy, Utah

UTAH is considered a One-Party Consent State, in that at least one person involved in the recorded communication must give permission. As per the Justia website1, In Utah it is lawful to record oral or telephone conversations with the consent of at least one party barring any criminal or tortious intent. Illegal recording in this context is a felony except…

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TN

Video And Audio Surveillance Laws: TN

By | Policy, Tennessee

TENNESSEE is considered a One-Party Consent State, in that at least one person involved in the recorded communication must give permission. As per the Justia website1, It is a felony in Tennessee to record an in-person or phone conversation without the consent of at least one party, or with criminal or tortious intent. Offenders may also be subject to civil…

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SD

Video And Audio Surveillance Laws: SD

By | Policy, South Dakota

SOUTH DAKOTA is considered a One-Party Consent State, in that at least one person involved in the recorded communication must give permission. As per the Justia website1, Under South Dakota law, it is a felony to record an oral or telephone communication without the consent of at least one party. SD Codified L § 23A-35A-20 (definition & penalty) VIDEO SURVEILLANCE As…

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SC

Video And Audio Surveillance Laws: SC

By | Policy, South Carolina

SOUTH CAROLINA is considered a One-Party Consent State, in that at least one person involved in the recorded communication must give permission. As per the Justia website1, South Carolina law provides that it is a felony to record an in-person or telephone conversation without the consent of at least one party. Illegal recording can also give rise to civil liability….

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Rhode Island

Video And Audio Surveillance Laws: RI

By | Policy, Rhode Island

RHODE ISLAND is considered a One-Party Consent State, in that at least one person involved in the recorded communication must give permission. As per the Justia website1, In Rhode Island it is legal to record an in-person or phone communication with the consent of at least one party if the recording is not made with criminal or tortious intent. Illegal…

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