The Securus Hack and SecureDrop Upload Explained

Source: The Securus Hack and SecureDrop Upload Explained: Interview with Alex Friedmann of Prison Legal News | Aaron Swartz Day and International Hackathon

jail-phone-640x480-140x140“…despite official assurances to the contrary, privileged communications between lawyers and clients housed in the county jails have been taped, stored, “procured,” and listened to by prosecutors. The plaintiffs say that while some prosecutors have disclosed copies of recordings to defense attorneys as part of the regular evidential discovery process, other prosecutors have not, choosing instead to use their knowledge of what is in individual recordings to their “tactical advantage” in the courtroom “without admitting they obtained or listened to the recordings.”

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