Month: May 2019

If the police yell, “stop” and you don’t stop, Have you been seized? What if the police yell, “stop” and you don’t stop and they shoot you, But you are not seriously wounded and you don’t stop. Have you been seized?

When the police chase a suspect, this, alone, does not amount to a seizure. In California v. Hodari D., 499 U.S. 621, 111 S. Ct. 1547 (1991), the Supreme Court held that a mere show of authority does not amount to a seizure. The police were patrolling a high-crime...

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