Dollree Mapp's Supreme Court case, Mapp v. Ohio, is a staple of law school textbooks and considered a milestone case on the Fourth Amendment, which requires law enforcement officers to get a warrant before conducting a search.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says he doesn't remember sending a letter reading 'Molotov' rather than 'mazel tov,' but stated it may have been a typo. Walker is considered a contender for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016.
A mother and her two young sons, one of them just a month old, were killed Monday morning when a private jet crashed into their two-story wood-frame home in Gaithersburg, Md. All three on board the jet also died.
A federal court in Denver will hear objections to a birth-control rule has been among the most divisive aspects of the Obama administration's health care overhaul. Some advocates for women praise the mandate, but some religious groups have decried it as an attack on religious freedom.
New federal guidelines prohibiting racial profiling don't apply to airport or border security personnel. The new guidelines apply to federal law enforcement agents but aren't binding on local police department.