New Jersey, Nix v. Williams.

  1. In New Jersey v. T.L.O., the Court set the reasonableness standard to determine whether a search of students by school officials is constitutional. Discuss the twofold inquiry. Give one example to demonstrate the application of the twofold inquiry.
  2. The Supreme Court first adopted the exclusionary rule in Weeks v. United States (1914), not in Mapp v. Ohio. Discuss the significance of Mapp v. Ohio.
  3. Discuss the inevitable discovery exception to the exclusionary rule. You need to discuss what happened in Nix v. Williams.

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