Nine months after the Illinois Supreme Court struck down the state’s eavesdropping law, the legislature passed a bill to replace it. The legislation, which defines eavesdropping and its consequences, is currently waiting on the governor's desk.
Already, the proposed law faces criticism, and a flurry of misinformation.
Here's a sampling of some headlines from around the web:
"Illinois Passes Bill That Makes It Illegal To Record The Police"
"Illinois law would make recording the police a felony"