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Citizens taking video of police see themselves facing arrest

...to stay and people have a right to take video. But they don't have a right to interfere."Jonathan Turley, a law professor at George Washington University, said the right to take videos of police encounters in public is clearly protected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-29/citizens-taking-video-police-see-th
Drones getting in the way of emergency responders

...another would grant immunity to first responders who destroy interfering drones.Greg McNeal, a Pepperdine University law professor, likens worries about safety and ethical boundaries to concerns years ago about use of camera-enabled cellphones...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-11/drones-getting-way-emergency-respon
Man accused in Charleston church shooting indicted on dozens of federal charges, including hate crimes

...Their sentences were reduced.Prosecutors in the Roof case appear to have a lot to work with, said Jens Ohlins, a law professor at Cornell University who has followed the case.It's going to be, he predicted, "very, very easy for a federal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-22/man-accused-charleston-church-shoot
Automakers struggling to prevent hackers from seizing control of cars

...same thing you see in any industry: You do more and someone finds a way around it," says Bryant Walker Smith, a law professor at the University of South Carolina.In the 2010 incident, the hackers worked near the car. In the recent Jeep attack...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-05/automakers-struggling-prev
Push to test old rape kits creates backlog for GBI crime lab

...Zapal said.A rape kit does not necessarily have the DNA of the rapist.Russell Gabriel, a University of Georgia law professor, said the kit contains the DNA of the victim and possibly the DNA of the rapist in the form of sperm or hair.He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-27/push-test-old-rape-kit
Silicon Valley company starts to take court disputes online

...too expensive and tedious and would otherwise try to resolve their disputes on their own, said Larry Bridgesmith, a law professor at Vanderbilt Law School in Tennessee who focuses on dispute resolution strategies.The American Bar Association recommended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-12/silicon-valley-company-starts-take-
Ex-store owner's social media password case breaks new ground

...business. The employees claimed the LinkedIn accounts and contacts were personal.Villanova University School of Law professor Michael Risch said Face book and Twitter accounts, among other social media platforms, are now seen as property by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-05/ex-store-owners-social-med
Drone ban near Georgia Capitol criticized by users

...Capitol Hill," Melvin said in a statement.The agency isn't the first to create drone limits, said Greg McNeal, a law professor at Pepperdine University and the co-founder of AirMap, a digital map that helps drone operators figure out where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-05/drone-ban-near-georgia-cap
Airline collusion case could be difficult for government

...appears to be as blatant as Crandall's.A government investigation could take years.Jonathan Baker, an antitrust law professor at American University, said investigations like this one generally need more than just circumstantial evidence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-03/airline-collusion-case-cou
Self-driving cars getting dinged in California

...Interest in accidents will remain high, especially if the self-driving car is at fault, said Bryant Walker Smith, a law professor at the University of South Carolina who has written extensively on the technology."For a lot of reasons," Smith...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-11/self-driving-cars-getting-