Unformatted text preview: privacy capture what might be objectionable about the police entering your apartment without a warrant? "In Plain View" 4 th amendment says no warrants shall be issued but upon probable cause…particularly describing the place to be searched and the persons or things to be seized. How specific? Street address or more specific? The description should be specific enough to limit the search to places that could be involved in the crime. Should they have to be more specific? i.e. the garage or den? They should only be able to search places where the evidence might be found. Think About: Should there be a plain view exception to the dotrine about acquiring a warrant? Should it only apply to what is discovered inadvertantly...
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- Spring '08
- Searches and seizures, Plain view doctrine, Arizona v. Hicks