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Bradley, Joseph

  • 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

Joseph Bradley (1813–1892) was an influential U.S. Supreme Court justice whose most important contribution to Fourth Amendment jurisprudence was his majority opinion in Boyd v. United States (1886), which overturned the governmental seizure of thirty-five cases ...

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