MECHANICAL OVERHEARING OF A CONVERSATION
overhearing of a conversation" means the intentional overhearing or
recording of a conversation or discussion, without the consent of at
least one party thereto, by a person not present thereat, by means of
any instrument, device or equipment.
General Statutes § 53a-187 (a) (2) (applies to § 53a-188, Tampering with
Private Communications, and § 53a-189, Eavesdropping).