Missouri v. McNeely - Post-Argument SCOTUScast
SCOTUScast 1-16-13 featuring Erik Jaffe
January 16, 2013Erik S. Jaffe
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Missouri v. McNeely - Post-Argument SCOTUScast - MP3
Running Time: 00:26:32
On January 9, 2013, the Supreme Court heard oral argument in Missouri v. McNeely. The question in this case is whether the Fourth Amendment’s “exigent circumstances” doctrine permits a law enforcement officer to take a warrantless, non-consensual blood sample from a drunk driver because of natural dissipation of alcohol in the bloodstream over time.
To discuss the case we have Erik Jaffe, a Washington, D.C. attorney who specializes in appellate litigation.
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|Oral Argument Transcript - January 9, 2013 (PDF)|