The Fourth Amendment Of Us Constitution

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Fourth Amendment of Us constitution provides the following:

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.


Hence the above statement says that Constitution provides the privacy to the citizens and this law doesn’t allow searching and seizing of citizen’s belongings (properties) by the government for no reason.

This law emphasizes that citizens will not be allowed to any type of searching or arresting without any specific reason by the government. But still if there is anything the government should do a search of individual’s houses or business or to seize any other documents in that case there should be a good reason and ample amount of evidences to proceed on this.

2) Law enforcement officers are people appointed by government to safeguard the people and make sure citizens are following the rules.

If we are travelling on a car and if any officer stops our vehicle we need to stop the vehicle and cooperate with him.

Below are the can and can’t do of an enforcement officer:

Can Do:

Officer s can ask you few questions like asking for driver license or registration.

The Officer can search the car if he has some evidences to believe that you are involved in a…
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