In light of Art. 1 Section 12 of the Florida Constitution and Florida Statutes 933.04 and 933.19, what would happen if the USSC got rid of the 4th Amendment exclusionary rule, and there was cocaine seized at a traffic stop where there was no probable cause or articulable reasonable suspicion for the stop?
Criminal Defense Attorney
If SCOTUS did away with the exclusionary rule, the only remedy would be to sue for a civil rights violation (good luck with that).
Criminal Defense Attorney
Also not in the habit of answering hypothetical questions for law students. Go to the library. Research the question of whether the exclusionary rule for imporperly siezed items is federal, state or both
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'A' for giving it a shot though!
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There is a lot to be said for doing your own course-work. Avoiding allegations of breach of academic integrity is just one of the things to be said.
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