Tag Archives: SCOTUS

Hobby Trojan Horse

The SCOTUS’ recent 5-4 decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. has stirred up public outcry, but most reviewers feel that political ideologues have created this controversy to serve their own agendas. In the majority opinion, Justice Alito held … Continue reading

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A Reasonable Result

The SCOTUS has entered its ruling in the cases of Riley and United States today. If you read our post from April, or are otherwise familiar with these cases, you know they have to do with whether law enforcement must … Continue reading

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Smartphones and the Future of the Fourth Amendment

The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by oath or affirmation, and particularly … Continue reading

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