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John Castellano on United States v. Jones: Defining the Scope of the 4th Amendment in a Digital Era
Posted on 4 Apr 2012 by John M. Castellano

In United States v. Jones [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ], the Supreme Court announced that a warrant is required to track a suspect by attaching a GPS device to the suspect's vehicle, even though the suspects' movements... Read More

Why am I Still in Prison if my Conviction was Reversed?
Posted on 15 Sep 2011 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

Defendant was convicted of conspiracy to distribute and/or possess with intent to distribute five kilograms or more of cocaine power and 50 grams or more of crack cocaine. The district court sentenced defendant to life imprisonment. The appellate court... Read More