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U.S. Constitution – Amendment 4

Amendment 4 – Search and Seizure

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The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and
effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated,
and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or
affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the
persons or things to be seized.

Notes for this amendment:
Proposed 9/25/1789
Ratified 12/15/1791

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