Of course they cannot do this. Read the Constitution. No person under any circumstances nor jurisdiction may do this to any US citizen. It's codified within the Constitution. It's when people begin to say, "Oh my gosh! Can they really ?!?!?!" where this kind of crap begins to be tolerated. Don't get me wrong here, I'm not saying that judges, district attorneys, police officers, etc don't violate your rights - I know that they do. The point is, when folks start saying, "Oh well there's the case law where they 'can' violate your 4th Amendment rights" that starts allowing this kind of crap to take place.
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