Ker v. California

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Ker v. California
by the Supreme Court of the United States

Ker v. California, 374 U.S. 23 (1963), was a case before the United States Supreme Court, which incorporated the Fourth Amendment's protections against illegal search and seizure. The case was decided on June 10, 1963, by a vote of 5-4. Excerpted from Ker v. California on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Court Documents
Concurring Opinion

United States Supreme Court

374 U.S. 23

Ker  v.  California

 Argued: Dec. 11, 1962. --- Decided: June 10, 1963

Robert W. Stanley, Los Angeles, Cal., for petitioners.

Gordon Ringer, Los Angeles, Cal., for respondent.

Mr. Justice CLARK delivered the opinion of the Court with reference to the standard by which state searches and seizures must be evaluated (Part I), together with an opinion applying that standard, in which Mr. Justice BLACK, Mr. Justice STEWART and Mr. Justice WHITE join (Parts II-V), and announced the judgment of the Court.


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