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New SCOTUS Case Will Have Big Impact on Some Georgia Sex Offenders

Posted in Opinions and Analysis

In a per curium opinion (pdf), the United States Supreme Court has held that the placement of a tracking device on a person is a search within the meaning of the Fourth Amendment, even if the person is compelled for life to wear the device as part of a sentence. As summarized by Robinson Meyer… Continue Reading