CONNECTICUT is a split state between criminal and civil law.

Criminal law rules as one-party consent and states that it is a felony to record an oral or telephone communication without the consent of at least one party.

Civil law rules as all-party consent and prohibits recording phone calls without obtaining consent from all parties either in writing or at the beginning of the recording.

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As per the Upcounsel website1,

Video surveillance laws differ greatly from state to state. There’s a total lack of federal laws prohibiting video surveillance in public, in the workplace, and elsewhere, sometimes known as CCTV, or closed-circuit television. Most states allow this surveillance to occur, but there are some small exceptions and some circumstances that require monitoring on a case-by-case basis.

 

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Federal and state laws differ as to the legality of recording phone calls and conversations. Determining which jurisdiction’s law controls in cases involving recording devices or parties in multiple states can be complex, so it is likely best to adhere to the strictest applicable law when in doubt, and/or get the clear consent of all parties before recording.

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*Information in the "Policy" section does not constitute as legal advice. Please consult an attorney for any and all legal advice.
(1) Video Surveillance Laws by State: Everything You Need to Know, https://www.upcounsel.com/video-surveillance-laws-by-state
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