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United States v. Lee (1927)

  • 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 United States v. Lee, 274 U.S. 559 (1927), the U.S. Supreme Court overturned a decision by the First U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals and permitted the introduction of evidence that the Coast Guard had seized outside the twelve-mile U.S. ...

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