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What is the Essential Fourth Amendment?
Texas Law Review
  • Christopher Slobogin
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In More Essential Than Ever: The Fourth Amendment in the Twenty-First Century, Stephen Schulhofer provides a strong, popularized brief for interpreting the Fourth Amendment as a command that judicial review precede all non-exigent police investigative actions that are more than minimally intrusive. This review points out a few places where Schulhofer may push the envelope too far or not far enough, but concludes that More Essential Than Ever is a welcome reminder for scholars and the public at large that the Fourth Amendment is a fundamental bulwark of constitutional jurisprudence and deserves more respect than the Supreme Court has given it.

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Christopher Slobogin. "What is the Essential Fourth Amendment?" Texas Law Review Vol. 91 (2012) p. 553
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