TITLE

Justices set new exclusionary test for evidence from illegal car searches

PUB. DATE
January 1979
SOURCE
American Bar Association Journal;Jan1979, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to abandon the test of legitimate presence on the premises of a search as the standard for persons who may assert a Fourth Amendment privacy interest to exclude evidence from trial. Dissent provoked by the ruling in Rakas v. Illinois; Justice William Rehnquist's discussion of the issue in terms of standing; Exclusionary rule.
ACCESSION #
4797269

 

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