Cell phone videos can help prompt immediate action to stop human rights abuses, as well as be part of formal justice processes and accountability over the long-term.
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A review of the ACLU’s Mobile Justice, a new app that allows users to document interactions with police and upload video and reports to ACLU servers.
Adding information about who, what, when, where to your video makes it easier to verify the content, therefore giving it a better chance to secure justice for human rights abuse.
Citizen video rarely meets the high bar set for video as evidence. A new guide from WITNESS aims to help.