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What was the purpose of the Fourth Amendment?

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It protects Americans from unreasonable search and seizure. Authorities weren't able to go into your home or email account and look through your things without a court order, sadly this concept is gone because of the Patriot Act.
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What is the Fourth Amendment?

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What is the fourth amendments?

Right of search and seizure regulated The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not

What are the purposes for the amendments?

to protect the rights of the citizens.   A: While it would be valid to say that the constitution is to protect the rights of the citizens. The first 10 amendments (The

How is the fourth amendment used today?

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What does fourth amendment protect?

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What are remedies in the fourth Amendment?

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