Judge Rules Use of GPS to Track Cheating Spouse is Not Invasion of Privacy
Beware, cheating husbands and cheating wives. The use of a GPS device (Global Positioning Systems) to track your whereabouts is not an invasion of privacy in the state of New Jersey, a state appellate court panel ruled.
Based on the battle of a divorcing New Jersey couple, the appellate court judge’s decision helps clarify the rules governing GPS technology that has become increasingly employed by suspicious spouses – many of whom hire private investigators.
“For the appellate division to say that it’s not an invasion of privacy is a wonderful thing for the private investigation business,” said Lisa Reed, owner of LSR Investigations in Flemington. “It’s been something we’ve been haggling over for some period of time.”
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