To be able to understand the ruling of the court, we must first look at what happened before it came to the Supreme Court. First of all, the government did get a search warrant allowing a GPS to be installed on the jeep. However, the GPS must have been installed in D.C. and within the ten-day period that it was issued. The GPS was installed on the 11th in Maryland (Cornell 3-4). He was suspected of having and distributing drugs, so with the help of the GPS, FBI agents were able to find where he hid his supply (Savage 1). The jeep was tracked for a total of 28 days (Cornell 3). This case originally started in the lower court. The U.S. Court of...
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