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Virginia v. Moore (2008)

  • 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

Virginia v. Moore, 553 U.S. 164 (2008), is a U.S. Supreme Court decision that ruled that a police officer did not violate the Fourth Amendment by making an arrest based on probable cause but prohibited by state law. The case arose ...

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