Tag Archive: Fourth Amendment

Mar 06

The Purpose of the Fourth Amendment and Crafting Rules to Implement that Purpose

Thomas K. Clancy What is the purpose of the Fourth Amendment?  How should rules – legal principles – be crafted to implement that purpose?  This article addresses those questions. Nothing is more fundamental to the development of Fourth Amendment principles than the answers to those questions.  Given the wide applicability of the Fourth Amendment to …

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