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FLORIDA v. HARRIS

Docket No.: 11-817
Certiorari Granted: Mar 26 2012
Argued: October 31, 2012
Decided: February 19, 2013

Topics:

Fourth Amendment, Miranda, criminal procedure, privacy, probable cause, traffic stops

PartyNames: Florida v. Clayton Harris
Petitioner: Florida
Respondent: Clayton Harris

Court Below: Supreme Court of Florida
Citation: 71 So.3d 756
Supreme Court Docket
Supreme Court Observer Blog Post for FLORIDA v. HARRIS

Florida
v.
Clayton Harris
Question Presented:

Whether the Florida Supreme Court has decided an important federal question in a way that conflicts with the established Fourth Amendment precedent of this Court by holding that an alert by a well-trained narcotics detection dog certified to detect illegal contraband is insufficient to establish probable cause for the search of a vehicle?

FLORIDA v. HARRIS
ORAL ARGUMENT

October 31, 2012

Listen to Oral Argument in FLORIDA v. HARRIS
Holding: REVERSED
Vote: 9-0
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