Weeks v. United States (1914) | Definition

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Course: Introduction / Policing

Weeks v. United States (1914) is a landmark SCOTUS decision that established the exclusionary rule in federal courts.

It was not until the court’s decision in Mapp v. Ohio (1961) that the Court applied the rule to the states.


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Last Modified: 07/19/2021

 

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