Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

There is a possibility of opinions on Wednesday, March 29. We will begin live-blogging at this link at 9:45 a.m.
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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Tolentino v. New York

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
09-11556 Court of Appeals of New York Mar 21, 2011
Tr.Aud.
Mar 29, 2011 TBD CURIAM. OT 2010
 
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Holding: The Court dismissed the writ of certiorari as improvidently granted and therefore did not decide whether pre-existing identity-related governmental documents are subject to the exclusionary rule when they are obtained as the direct result of police action violative of the Fourth Amendment.

Plain English Holding: The Court dismissed the writ of certiorari as improvidently granted and therefore did not decide whether a defendant’s identity must be suppressed when it is discovered as a result as a violation of the Fourth Amendment.

Plain English Summary:

Judgment: The writ of certiorari is dismissed as improvidently granted. on March 29, 2011.

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