ABA: Lawyers can scour jurors' social media sites

Jun 22, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Lawyers have been given the green light to scan the social media sites of jurors. The American Bar Association says it's ethical for lawyers to scour online for publicly available musings of citizens called for jury service — and even jurors in deliberations. But the ABA does warn lawyers against actively "following" or "friending" … (continue reading)