SCOTUS widens police searches (Virginia v. Moore)
April 23, 2008 at 11:48 AM
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled unanimously today in the case, Virginia v. Moore, that evidence discovered during a police search following an arrest which violated Virginia state law is permissable at trial. The decision is important in defining the constitutional limits of probable cause.
- Supreme Court broadens police searches -- CNN
- Supreme Court broadens police searches -- Law Librarian Blog
- Court Opinion -- FindLaw