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Harris v. Nelson (1969)

  • 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 Harris v. Nelson, 394 U.S. 286 (1969), a companion case to Kaufman v. United States (1969), the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that courts had power under the All Writs Act, 28 U.S.C.S. § 1651, to issue written interrogatories for ...

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