Supreme Court Gives Police New Power To Rely On Anonymous Tips


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The court ruled that police can stop and search a driver based solely on an anonymous 911 tip. The 5-4 decision split the court’s two most conservative justices.

Keith Wayne Brown‘s insight:

What a weird line up of votes on the SCOTUS to have liberties truncated a bit more. I mean, a really weird line-up: Scalia siding with Ginsberg, Sotomayor, and Kagan while Breyer sided with Thomas, Roberts, Alito, and Kennedy. 

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