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Understanding Terry Stops: A Quiz

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1. What legal precedent allows a law enforcement officer to perform a Terry Stop?

2. Which amendment to the U.S. Constitution is primarily concerned with Terry Stops?

3. What must a police officer have to legally justify a Terry Stop?

4. What is not a permissible action during a Terry Stop?

5. What is the primary purpose of a Terry Stop?

6. Under what condition is a frisk allowed during a Terry Stop?

7. What constitutes 'reasonable suspicion' for a Terry Stop?

8. Which case expanded the scope of Terry Stops to include passenger frisks in vehicles?

9. How does the exclusionary rule apply to evidence obtained during an unlawful Terry Stop?

10. What impact did the case of Terry v. Ohio have on police procedures?