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Public Access To Police Body Cam Footage Hot Issue In States

 Twenty-one states have passed laws governing public access to police body camera footage, according to CNN and the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press. A few of those measures, including North Carolina HB 972, were signed into law in the last few months. Legislation concerning access to body camera footage is also pending in another 13 states.

 

Source: CNN, Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press