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Merit Decision: A Fourth Amendment Workout. State v. Banks-Harvey.

On January 23, 2018, the Supreme Court of Ohio handed down a merit decision in State v. Banks-Harvey, Slip Opinion No. 2018-Ohio-201. Justice O’Neill wrote the lead opinion of the court, joined in full by Justices French and Fischer. … Continue reading

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What’s On Their Minds: Validity of the Search of an Arrestee’s Purse. State of Ohio v. Jamie Banks-Harvey.

Update: On January 16, 2018, the Supreme Court of Ohio handed down a merit decision in this case.  Read the analysis here.

“Our concern isn’t the overriding purpose of the policy, our concern is the overriding purpose of … Continue reading

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