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VIDEO: Kicked out of Wal-Mart for being Muslim?

June 21st, 2017 Posted by Uncategorized 0 comments on “VIDEO: Kicked out of Wal-Mart for being Muslim?”

A video posted today on Facebook seems to depict three muslim men being kicked out of Wal-Mart because they made the manager “feel unsafe”. Blatant racism or legitimate demand to leave private property? You decide. 


Case Study: The United Airlines Incident

May 30th, 2017 Posted by Video Evidence 0 comments on “Case Study: The United Airlines Incident”

Recently, headlines were ablaze with a scandalous story and an image that received iconic status over the last few weeks. The image was that of Dr. David Dao, spectacles off-kilter, blood on his face, being dragged down the aisle of United Airlines Flight 3411.


Does Your Video Have to be Bullet-Proof to Have an Impact? – Part 1

May 29th, 2017 Posted by Best Practices, Video Evidence 0 comments on “Does Your Video Have to be Bullet-Proof to Have an Impact? – Part 1”

Does your video have to conform to trial-ready standards of proof to have a meaningful impact? 

While it is important for concerned citizens to understand how to document ‘bullet-proof’ video, in most cases even an imperfect video can have a major impact. Remember that it’s not always about taking the video to court and having to pass a strict ‘trial-ready’ standard of proof. Your video can help start legal proceedings, advocate for yourself or for someone else, raise awareness, and even trigger congressional hearings, without ever seeing the inside of a court room. 
In today’s instalment, we will discuss how imperfect video can help in the criminal justice process.
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