by Michele Lorbieski Anderson
Managing Associate
Frost Brown Todd
201 North Illinois Street, Suite 1900
Indianapolis, IN 46244-0961
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All of the social media sites and applications available today share one thing in common: the users provide the content.  As such, social media can be a good source of electronically stored information (“ESI”) about those users, most commonly in the form of pictures, statements, or videos.  The phrase “you can’t trust everything that you see on the internet” hints at the most obvious barriers to the admission of evidence from social media, which are authentication and hearsay.