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There is a video of me that a Church has of an alleged incident that involved me Are they required by law to give it to me, if i ask?

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Nj

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Yes there is a court case

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There is a video of me that a Church has of an alleged incident that involved me Are they required by law to give it to me, if i ask? It is in Bergen County NJ.
Criminal Lawyer: CrimDefense, CriminalDefenseAtty replied 5 months ago

Good evening. If there is a court order, they would need to turn it over and if there is a pending court case, you could obtain a subpoena and they would be required to do so. The video belongs to them and it is their property, so they do not just have to turn it over but if the police contact they likely would or if you get a court order. You can certainly ask but they are not required.

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