Law And Justice

Law & Justice Exam

“ Reporting live from Ohio where there has been a robbery of a store and a shooting took place. The suspects killed 3 and wounded 4, witnesses said this could have been all avoided if the police officer, McFadden did a search on the 3 looking suspicious men. Reporting live TeShawn Addison Fox 5 News.”- Some say this could have been the report on the day of the Terry v. Ohio incident if officer McFadden did not go with his instinct to confront and search the men. How did he know they were planning to commit a crime? How did he know they did not have the gun for protection? Isn’t this racial profiling?
The issue of this case was, if the examination for ...

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right, they make sure we are only protected from unreasonable searches and seizures. “Officers may conduct a search limited for weapons when they observe unusual conduct leading them to reasonably suspect criminal activity is afoot and the individuals involved is/are armed.” Here is the Rule of Law or Legal Principle Applied during the Terry v Ohio case. Basically stating that an officer has the right to search you for something that has the potential of harming yourself, hisself, or society, when a person is performing suspicious behavior.
In order for an officer to do a legal search it has to have a warrant. In order for the officer to have a warrant he needs it issued by the judge. The only way the judge will issue the warrant if the officer presents probable cause. In the Terry v Ohio case the officer searched the men without a warrant because he had reasonable suspicion. Which means that the officer only has the knowledge of minimal clues, a large clue, or a large ...

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