Private Citizen Assignment
February 18th, 2020
In the following fact scenario, identify if Private Citizen would have a reasonable expectation of privacy. Support your position by citing relevant caselaw, holdings, and/or tests.
- Private Citizen is sitting outside in his enclosed backyard talking to his friend who is the local drug dealer. A drone operated by a private investigator flies overhead remotely recording a video of Private Citizen in his backyard.
- Would your analysis change if the drone remotely recorded audio conversations in addition to visual images? Why or why not?
- What result if the drone was operated by local law enforcement and remotely recorded both audio and visual images? Get Social Science help today