Search and Seizure - The Fourth Amendment

 

Franklin County Criminal Law Casebook

Reproduced with permission from:
David L. Strait and the Franklin County Public Defender Office
 

"The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized."
 
Article I, Section 14, Ohio Constitution -- Substantively identical to the Fourth Amendment
 
Mapp v. Ohio (1961), 367 U.S. 643 -- The guarantees of the Fourth Amendment are applicable in state court proceedings through the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment.
 

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