• Secret Recordings: Legal, but ill advised?

    … the exact opposite effect with Comey taking just four days to leak the fact that he had written memos-to-file regarding his meetings with Trump. And now we know there are no tapes. But what if there had been recordings? Is it illegal to secretly record conversations and whether it is or not, is there a duty to disclose those recordings? These questions…

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  • Recorded Deed With Phony Acknowledgement Is Ineffective

    … In a case of first impression, the Appeals Court ruled last week in Allen v. Allen that a recorded deed with an acknowledgement falsely stating that the grantor had personally appeared before the notary public was unenforceable against a family member with a competing, subsequently recorded deed. Allen pitted the plaintiff sister, Deborah…

    Donald Pinto/ Massachusetts Land Use Monitor- 5 readers -