Calvin Smith & John Raynor v. United States – Due Process & Statute of Limitations

Calvin Smith and John Raynor had their day before the US Supreme Court for oral argument on November 6, 2012 (Docket No. 11-8976).  The case involved statutes of limitation, discriminatory practices in jury selection, the Equal Protection and Due Process … Continue reading

U.S. v. Jones: GPS and the Fourth Amendment

Can police use evidence from a hidden GPS device on a suspect’s car, without a valid search warrant?  The fate of Antoine Jones and the 4th Amendment’s privacy protections and prohibition of unwarranted searches and seizures was argued before the … Continue reading