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Editor's Note :

On Wednesday the court hears oral argument in Turner v. United States. Amy Howe has our preview.
On Wednesday the court also hears oral argument in Honeycutt v. United States. Rory Little has our preview.

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Michigan v. Fisher

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
09-91 Mich. Ct. of App. Not Argued Dec 7, 2009 7-2 Per Curiam OT 2009
 
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Holding: The Court decided without oral argument that an officer’s decision to enter a home without a warrant, after observing blood on the hood of a pickup truck outside and newly broken windows inside the house, did not violate the Fourth Amendment, which prohibits unreasonable searches and seizures.

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Judgment: Reversed and remanded in a per curiam opinion on December 7, 2009.

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