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U.S. Supreme Court members pose for photographs in 2010. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Rules Police Need To Get Warrants To Search Cellphones

A unanimous Supreme Court says police may not generally search the cellphones of people they arrest without first getting search warrants.

06/25/2014

A U.S. appeals court in Philadelphia has ruled that police can't routinely put GPS devices on vehicles without search warrants. Credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images

US Appeals Court: Police Warrants Needed For GPS Tracking

A U.S. appeals court in Philadelphia has ruled that police can’t routinely put GPS devices on vehicles without search warrants.

11/03/2013

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Warrants: Slain Marine’s Wife Targeted By Sex Ring

One of three suspects charged with murdering a Marine’s wife said she strangled the victim, fearing she would upend a kinky sex ring by seducing her “Master,” according to search warrants unsealed Wednesday.

07/19/2012

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