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What is NYS law regarding recording of conversations between

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What is NYS law regarding recording of conversations between 2 parties??
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I want to record a conversation with another party. This person may or may not be a threat to me either physically, or to my relationships, social, marital, professional, etc...
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 5 months ago.

Are you asking about NY State law?

Is this an in person conversation or a telephone conversation?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
In person
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 5 months ago.

NY is a "one party consent" State, which means that one party to the conversation can record it or can give consent for someone else to record it, see

https://www.rcfp.org/reporters-recording-guide/state-state-guide/new-york

I hope this information is helpful.

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Great.. Thx
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Great thx,Any other details One should be aware of?
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 5 months ago.

Not that I can think of. The law is clear and rcfp is a very reliable source.