Archive for December, 2015

Hailstorm in Maryland Appeals Court

  • December 30, 2015
  • Clayton Rice, K.C.

On December 29, 2015, the American Civil Liberties Union filed an¬†amici curiae brief with the ACLU of Maryland and the Electronic Frontier Foundation in the first known case where a motions judge suppressed evidence as a result of the warrantless…

Cyberbullying Law Ruled Unconstitutional

  • December 18, 2015
  • Clayton Rice, K.C.

On April 4, 2013, the tragedy of Rehtaeh Parsons’ teenage life unfolded in her home in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, when she attempted suicide by hanging. Three days later, while in a coma, the decision was made to terminate her life…

Is it Unlawful to Record the Police?

  • December 2, 2015
  • Clayton Rice, K.C.

Is it unlawful to record the police during your own arrest? Can you lawfully record the police during a search of your residence? What about a bystander recording someone else’s arrest? Does it make a difference if the recording takes…