NJ Justices Grill Atty Who Wants Wiretapping Law Clipped

Law360, New York (February 4, 2014, 5:15 PM EST) -- New Jersey Supreme Court justices on Tuesday grilled a convicted murderer's attorney, who contends that a state wiretapping law goes too far and that authorities should have to secure a warrant in a suspect's home state to intercept cellphone calls outside of New Jersey.

Hoping to limit the reach of the New Jersey Wiretapping and Electronic Surveillance Control Act, attorney Walter A. Lesnevich wants the court to overturn the conviction of Edward Ronald Ates, who was found guilty of murdering his former son-in-law, based on intercepted...
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