Registe v. State, No. S12A1190, 2012 WL 5381248 (Ga. Nov. 5, 2012)

Key Insight: Court found cell phone provider?s voluntary release of non-content records was supported by good faith belief that there was an ongoing emergency where the company received information from the police that its records could help to identify an ?at-large suspect of a double homicide committed within a day of the request and that the suspect presented a present and immediate danger? and thus the release of records complied with the Stored Communications Act and a motion to suppress was properly denied

Nature of Case: Double murder

Electronic Data Involved: Cell Phone records

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