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Katz is out of the Bag: Katz’s Weaknesses & the Rapidly Emerging Technology of Today and the Future, 2005. 
A legal article about the 4th Amendment Search and Seizure Law in the United States, and how law enforcement implements the latest technology during investigations, such as lasers, dog sniffs, thermo imaging, and aerial satelitte sureveilance. The article studies whether such tecnological use violates privacy rights or falls within the protections offered by the Fourth Amendment against unreasonable searches and seizures.
Table of Contents & Cases
Section I - Introduction
Section II – History of the Fourth Amendment & the Evolution of Katz (Part 1)
Section II – History of the Fourth Amendment & the Evolution of Katz (Part 2)
Section II – History of the Fourth Amendment & the Evolution of Katz (Part 3)
Section III – Developing Technologies and Law Enforcement Devices (Part 1)
Section III – Developing Technologies and Law Enforcement Devices (Part 2 )
Section IV – Katz, Emerging Technologies, and Expectations of Privacy (Part 1)
Section IV – Katz, Emerging Technologies, and Expectations of Privacy (Part 2)
Section IV – Katz, Emerging Technologies, and Expectations of Privacy (Part 3)
Section IV – Katz, Emerging Technologies, and Expectations of Privacy (Part 4)
Section IV – Katz, Emerging Technologies, and Expectations of Privacy (Part 5)
Section V – Conclusion and Final Thoughts

Coming Soon - Miranda & 5th Amendment 'Right to Remain Silent.'

 

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