In the following fact scenario, identify if Private Citizen
would have a reasonable expectation of privacy, support your position by citing
relevant case law, holdings, and/or tests from Week 2 assigned readings. Please
feel free to discuss with and advocate contrary positions to those posed by
your classmates, while clearly identifying your position and presenting sound
legal support for it.
a.Private Citizen is sitting outside in his enclosed
backyard talking to his friend who is the local drug dealer. A drone operated
by a private investigator flies overhead remotely recording a video of Private
Citizen in his backyard.
b.Would your analysis change if the drone remotely recorded
audio conversations in addition to visual images? Why or why not?
c.What result if the drone was operated by local law
enforcement and remotely recorded both audio and visual images?