ACLU http://tspr.org en Lawmakers Work To Replace Illinois' Eavesdropping Law http://tspr.org/post/lawmakers-work-replace-illinois-eavesdropping-law <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="" data-attribution="Credit Wikimedia Commons" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/wuis/files/styles/card_280/public/201406/phone.jpg" alt="" /><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&#160;&#160;</span>Since the Illinois Supreme Court struck down the state's eavesdropping law in March, it's been legal to record audio of someone without asking permission. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:48:11 +0000 Hannah Meisel 55877 at http://tspr.org Lawmakers Work To Replace Illinois' Eavesdropping Law Recording Police in Public http://tspr.org/post/recording-police-public <p>The panelists discuss a US Supreme Court ruling on whether people can record Illinois police officers performing their duties in public.</p><p>The AP reports the high court went along with a lower court ruling that found the state’s anti-eavesdropping law violates free speech rights when used against people who make audio recordings of law enforcement officers.</p> Tue, 04 Dec 2012 16:23:15 +0000 Rich Egger 25289 at http://tspr.org Recording Police in Public