Victor v. R.M. Lawler, 2010 WL 521118 (M.D. Pa. Feb. 9, 2010)
Key Insight: Court deferred judgment regarding motion for spoliation sanctions for missing video surveillance tapes of the relevant ?cell extraction? pending defendant?s production of prison policies regarding the proper preservation of such video where the court regarded the ?question of spoliation? to be ?closely intertwined with the issue of whether the defendants followed their own operations procedures in preserving evidence?
Nature of Case: Prisoner’s civil rights lawsuit
Electronic Data Involved: Video surveillance tape