On Tuesday, April 29, the US Supreme Court Will Hear Arguments in Two Cases Having To Do with Monitoring us Through Our Cell Phones.

 

  • Riley v. California: Whether evidence admitted at petitioner’s trial was obtained in a search of petitioner’s cell phone that violated petitioner’s Fourth Amendment rights.

 

  • U.S. v. Wurie: Whether the Fourth Amendment permits the police, without obtaining a warrant, to review the call log of a cellphone found on a person who has been lawfully arrested.