In 1961, the search of a residence of Dollree Mapp was done by police with no proper warrant to conduct the search. The search resulted in Mapp eventually being charged and found guilty of possession of pornography and sentenced to seven years in prison. Mapp appealed her conviction and it resulted in the Supreme Court reinforcing the Exclusionary Rule in their decision under the Fourth Amendment.
This video examines the Mapp v. Ohio case (The Federalist Society, 2020):
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The Federalist Society. (2020, April 20). Mapp v. Ohio [SCOTUSbrief] [Video]. YouTube. https://youtu.be/jVl4XD3NkKo
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