Cell phones and the Fourth

It is rare that a case is reported from today’s Supreme Court that is a unanimous decision. However, the opinion last month in Riley v. California shows how the Court is willing to extend Fourth Amend…

Cell phones are off-limits

 
The Supreme Court ruled unanimously on June 25 that police must obtain a search warrant to search the cell phones of people they arrest, a decision that defense attorneys are praising for its p…