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People v. Kent: The New Standard for Authenticating Social Media Evidence

By John M. Zimmerman
April
2018
Article
Page 26
The Illinois Appellate Court adopted a new standard in People v. Kent for admitting social media evidence. Here's a review of the standard and advice about how to apply it.

People v. Thompson New Rule for Identifying Defendants in Video Recording

By John M. Zimmerman
June
2017
Article
Page 36
Thompson makes it easier for witnesses to provide lay opinion indentification testimony based on reviewing a recording. This article discusses the case's implications.

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