Bill of Rights: 4th Amendment

Jacob Perdue U.S History block:6

4th amendment

The right to the people to be secure in their persons houses,papers, and effects against unreasonable searches and seizures,shall not be violated, and no warrant shall issue, but upon probable cause,supported by oath or affirmation and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized
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Court case

In 1957 police demanded to search Dolree Mapps home for a person who was wanted for questioning.she refused to let them in without a search warrant. Later that day police showed back up and stormed in quickly waving a piece of paper they claimed was a search warrant.Although they did not find what they were looking for, they arrested Mapps for obtaining photos they claimed were obscure

My own scenario

In 2014 police showed up at john does house demanding to look for a man who was spotted at the scene of a murder and was wanted in for questioning. Doe did not allow the police to enter saying their was no man in his house and they didn't even have a warrant. Later police showed up with a warrant but before they came in doe escaped through the back door, police searched his house but found nothing.Officials later found doe in a roadside motel where they arrested him for fleeing the scene of a search