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* [https://supreme.justia.com/cases/federal/us/277/438/case.html Olmstead v. United States 277 U.S. 438 (1928)]
 
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Revision as of 12:20, 14 June 2016

Olmstead v. United States is a 5-4 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court regarding wiretapping that the courts "got wrong"[1]. Chief justice William Howard Taft "reasoned that the wiretaps did not violate the Fifth Amendment's privilege against self-incrimination" [2].

References

  1. U.S. v. Jones: Fourth Amendment Law at a Crossroads. CATO Institute (October 2012).
  2. SUPREME COURT HISTORY - Expanding Civil Rights. PBS (October 2012).

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