INSIGHT: Carpenter v. United States: An Initial Assessment

July 16, 2018

In a landmark Fourth Amendment decision, the Supreme Court held in Carpenter v. United States, 2018 BL 222220 (U.S. June 22, 2018), that the government generally must demonstrate probable cause to obtain location information routinely generated by all cell phones. In this short article, we summarize the key aspects of the decision and then explore some of its ramifications for practitioners.

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