Flagpole, April 24, 2013 - Vol. 27, No. 16, Page 12


On March 26, the U.S. Supreme Court decided Florida v. Jardines, an amazing landmark case involving the Fourth Amendment, the part of the Bill of Rights which prohibits unreasonable searches and seizures, and also requires arrest warrants and search warrants to be issued only by judicial officials and only upon a showing under oath of probable cause for the warrant's issuance.