Can you record a conversation in your own hotel room without the consent of the other party?

Question Details: This is regarding a hotel in IL wherein Guest A willingly comes into Guest B's room. If guest B is concerned about safety and also wants proof of the meeting and conversation, is it illegal to record the meeting without Guest A's knowing? What if the parties end up having consensual sex? Can the video be shown privately, not as revenge porn but proof it happened.

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