11th Circuit Finds No 4th Amendment Violation In Obtaining Of Cell Tower Data
Mealey's (May 26, 2015, 11:26 PM EDT) -- ATLANTA — A trial court’s granting an order compelling a third-party phone company to produce cellular tower data related to the defendant in an armed robbery case did not violate his rights under the Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, an 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals en banc majority ruled May 5, upholding the trial court’s judgment (United States of America v. Quartavious Davis, No. 12-12928, 11th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 7385).
(Opinion available. Document #97-150521-024Z.)
A number of the court’s justices offered concurring...