Professor Kami Chavis quoted in Bloomberg BNA regarding online searches of juror information

Photo of Wake Forest Law Professor Kami Chavis inside the Worrell Professional Center

Professor Kami Chavis, director of the law school’s Criminal Justice Program, is featured in the following article, “Called for Jury Duty? That Facebook Rant Is Fair Game,” written by Peter Hayes and published by Bloomberg BNA on March 9, 2017. Following is an excerpt:

And, if conducted properly, law professors agree that online searches of juror information are also ethical.

“We are reducing our own sense of privacy by putting things out there,” Professor Kami Chavis, director of the Criminal Justice Program at Wake Forest Law School in Winston-Salem, N.C. told Bloomberg BNA.

“If we don’t want it out there, we shouldn’t post it.”