Jersey City, NJ asked in Criminal Law and Constitutional Law for New Jersey

Q: Can I sue my mother for placing a tracking app on my phone?

I live in New Jersey. I am 25 years old. I just found out that my mother placed a tracking app on my phone called AT&T Secure Family. I heard that it's against the law to put a tracking app on an adult's phone without permission as it is considered an invasion of privacy. Can I legally sue?

1 Lawyer Answer
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
H. Scott Aalsberg Esq.
Answered
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • East Brunswick, NJ
  • Licensed in New Jersey

A: The answer will depend on many factors which are unknown the main being who is the person the phone plan is under, and who paid for the phone etc.

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