NACDL - Facebook v. San Francisco County Superior Court

Facebook v. San Francisco County Superior Court

Supplemental Amici Brief of California Attorneys for Criminal Justice and National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers in Support of Real Parties in Interest.

Brief filed: 02/06/2017

Documents

Facebook v. San Francisco County Superior Court

Supreme Court of California; Case No. S230051

Prior Decision

Decision below 240 Cal.App.4th 203 (Cal.App. 1 Dist. Sept. 8, 2015).

Argument

The Stored Communications Act does not prohibit the discovery of "public" posts and the Federal Constitution requires the discovery of private "posts." This Court should decide the constitutional issues at hand.

Author(s)

Donald E. Landis, Jr., Law Offices of Donald E. Landis, Jr., Monterey, CA; John T. Philipsborn, Law Offices of John T. Phillipsborn, San Francisco, CA; David M. Porter, Sacramento, CA.