The Book

Digital Evidence & eDiscovery Law Practice in Nigeria

Chapter 7

Digital Images as Evidence​

One of the key implications of the growing availability of digitally-captured and stored images (whether of documents or pictures) is that the erstwhile reliance on paper and photographic originals (or authenticated copies of these originals) is no longer always going to be feasible for use in court. Against this background, Chapter 7 engages digital images (such as photographs and videos) as evidence.