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Adams v. New York (1904)

  • 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 Adams v. New York, 192 U.S. 585 (1904), the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously upheld Albert J. Adams's conviction by the Supreme Court of New York for participating in a gambling game known as “policy” against charges that evidence of private ...

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