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Dunaway v. New York (1979)

  • By: John R. Vile
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Fourth Amendment
  • Edited by: John R. Vile & David L. Hudson Jr.
  • Subject:American Political History, American Political Thought, Law & Courts

In Dunaway v. New York, 442 U.S. 200 (1979), the U.S. Supreme Court overturned a decision by the New York Court of Appeals and disallowed use of a confession obtained from an individual who was detained in violation of the Fourth ...

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