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Taylor v. Taintor (1873)

  • 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

Taylor v. Taintor, 83 U.S. 366 (1873), is a U.S. Supreme Court decision that effectively recognized that sureties for bonds have wider powers to capture individuals through contracts that they sign when they offer the sureties than law enforcement authorities ...

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