Scruggs indictment, day two

Jeralyn Merritt at TalkLeft writes that Judge Lackey "presumably [agreed] to tape his calls with the defendants. I suspect the F.B.I. also got a wiretap on Scruggs' or his co-defendants' phones, since there are several calls described in the Indictment that don't involve Judge Lackey. Getting a wiretap on a law firm's telephone is unusual -- particularly due to the substantial and cumbersome minimization efforts required to ensure that calls of clients and lawyers unrelated to the criminal investigation are not overheard."

Walter Olson
Overlawyered
11/30/7

Posted November 30, 2007 - 12:49 pm

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