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Saucier v. Katz (2001)

  • 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 Saucier v. Katz, 533 U.S. 194 (2001), the U.S. Supreme Court overturned a decision by the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and concluded that the lower courts should have issued a summary judgment granting qualified immunity to a police ...

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