Philadelphia Courts Closing Early Today

Today, 4/30/15, according to the Philadelphia Courts Website: The FJD was informed today that on Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 4:30pm there will be a “Philadelphia is Baltimore” rally in the vicinity of 15th and Market Street. In an abundance of caution and...

Criminal Lawyer Update: United States Supreme Court Rules That GPS Monitoring of a Person Constitutes a Search, and it Grants Certiorari on Whether a State’s GPS Monitoring Program for Sex Offenders is a Reasonable Search Under the Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution

In Grady v. North Carolina, 575 U.S. ____ (2015) (March 30, 2015), the United States Supreme Court has granted certiorari on whether the non-consensual GPS monitoring of a sex offender constitutes an unreasonable search under the Fourth Amendment to the United States...