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Supreme Court / Cell Phone Searches #1116489

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 29, 2014
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(Los Angeles: Brian Williams) Report introduced. NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.

(Supreme Court: Pete Williams) The Supreme Court case to decide whether police can search cell phones without a warrant when making an arrest examined; courtroom sketches by Art Lien shown; arguments from Justices Antonin Scalia, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan quoted. [MAN – reacts.] [Stanford Law School Jeffrey FISHER†- notes the issue is whether police can do a full exploratory search of someone’s digital device no matter how minor the offense.] [Rockland County detective Peter MODAFFERI†- says there is a cell phone involved in every crime.]

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