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Sgro v. United States (1932)

  • 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

Sgro v. United States, 287 U.S. 206 (1932), is a U.S. Supreme Court decision that explained the Fourth Amendment's warrant requirement. In this case, which invalidated a ruling by the Second U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, the Court noted that an ...

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