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McDonald v. United States (1948)

  • 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

McDonald v. United, 335 U.S. 451 (1948), is a U.S. Supreme Court decision that invalidated a warrantless search of a boarding house that had produced evidence used by a trial court to convict individuals engaged in a lottery known as the ...

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