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New York v. Earl (1977)

  • 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 New York v. Earl, 431 U.S. 943 (1977), the U.S. Supreme Court denied certiorari to (declined to review a decision by) the New York Court of Appeals, which had reversed Robert Earl's conviction for possession of weapons. Officer Jessee Carter, ...

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