Tag Archives: Fourth Amendment

Coaches aren’t liable for ‘outing’ lesbian student

High school coaches had no liability for violating a constitutional right of privacy based on an allegation that they disclosed a student’s sexual orientation to her mother, the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled in reversing a denial ...

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Suspect’s wife validly consented to warrantless search

A suspect’s decision to remain silent behind a locked bedroom door did not amount to an objection that would override his wife’s consent to a warrantless search of the premises by police, the Colorado Supreme Court has ruled in reversing ...

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