• Entry
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Nighttime Searches

  • 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

Although the Fourth Amendment does not specifically address the issue of searches by night, there is considerable precedent suggesting that the bar is higher for executing searches at night than during daylight hours. The most obvious reason for this, especially in ...

  • Loading...
locked icon

Sign in to access this content

Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

  • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
  • Read modern, diverse business cases
  • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles