The sources of digital evidence

George Weir, Stephen Mason

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Abstract

Electronic evidence is now recognised as the main source of evidence worldwide. It affects every aspect of law – both criminal and civil – and with the internet becoming increasingly significant in our day–to–day lives, it is even more important for all lawyers to understand electronic evidence and apply this understanding to daily practice. This chapter discusses sources of digital evidence.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationElectronic Evidence
EditorsStephen Mason
Pages1-25
Number of pages25
Edition3rd
Publication statusPublished - 15 Nov 2012

Keywords

  • digital evidence
  • electronic evidence
  • legal evidence

Cite this

Weir, G., & Mason, S. (2012). The sources of digital evidence. In S. Mason (Ed.), Electronic Evidence (3rd ed., pp. 1-25)