High Court Told That Warrantless Cell Site Data Order Violated 4th Amendment

Mealey's (October 21, 2015, 11:08 AM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — In an Oct. 19 reply brief supporting his petition for certiorari to the U.S. Supreme Court, a Florida man argues that his rights under the Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution were violated when a trial court ordered production of cellular site information records, which were used to convict him, under the Stored Communications Act (SCA) rather than via a search warrant issued with a showing of probable cause (Quartavious Davis v. United States of America, No. 15-146, U.S. Sup.).

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