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Reid v. Georgia (1980)

  • 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 Reid v. Georgia, 448 U.S. 438 (1980), in a per curiam opinion, the U.S. Supreme Court reversed a decision by the Court of Appeals of Georgia and reinstated a decision by a Fulton County, Georgia, trial court suppressing drugs that ...

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