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Beck v. Ohio (1964)

  • 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 Beck v. Ohio, 379 U.S. 89 (1964), the U.S. Supreme Court overturned a decision by the Ohio Supreme Court and decided that the record had inadequately established that police had probable cause for an arrest and search of William Beck. ...

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