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Coverage of Yesterday's Decisions

Tony Mauro has this story in the NLJ on yesterday's decision in Davis v. United States:

The Supreme Court on Thursday took direct aim at the exclusionary rule, with a 7-2 majority saying that evidence collected during a police search can be used against a defendant, even if the search is of a type that is later found unconstitutional.

New justices Elena Kagan and Sonia Sotomayor joined in the majority's hostile approach toward the exclusionary rule, leading a dissenter to wonder if the rule -- already weakened by recent decisions -- might be on life support.

Marcia Coyle covers the Miranda case, J.D.B. v. North Carolina.  Adam Liptak has this story in the NYT on all of yesterday's decisions, highlighting J.D.B.

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