Tuesday in the U.S.S.Ct. – cell phone searches

The United States Supreme Court heard arguments in two cases that present the question of whether police can search the contents of a cell phone without a warrant. 

Here’s a primer from Scotus.blog

And here’s a summary of Tuesday’s argument, also courtesy of Scotusblog. And here is the coverage by the NYT.

UPI article

Riley v. Ca. cert petition

State of California’s brief

Riley docket

United States v. Wurie docket

cert. petition filed by U.S.

Wurie’s brief

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