The Truth About Cars » fourth amendment http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:15:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 ‘Can I Have Your License, Registration and Phone, Please’ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/can-license-registration-phone-please/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/04/can-license-registration-phone-please/#comments Tue, 12 Apr 2016 15:00:33 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1322514 As the state of New York debates new distracted driving legislation, an Israeli firm is putting the finishing touches on a “textalyzer” device that could rat out drivers for using their phone before a crash. Israeli mobile forensics firm Cellebrite developed the data-scanning device, according to Ars Technica, which could become the newest — and most controversial — law […]

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As the state of New York debates new distracted driving legislation, an Israeli firm is putting the finishing touches on a “textalyzer” device that could rat out drivers for using their phone before a crash. Israeli mobile forensics firm Cellebrite developed the data-scanning device, according to Ars Technica, which could become the newest — and most controversial — law […]

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Supreme Court Rules Police Cannot Drag Out Traffic Stops http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/04/supreme-court-rules-police-cannot-drag-traffic-stops/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2015/04/supreme-court-rules-police-cannot-drag-traffic-stops/#comments Wed, 22 Apr 2015 20:00:47 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1050905 In a 6-3 decision Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that police cannot hold motorists beyond what is necessary to conduct routine traffic stops. The majority opinion in Rodriguez v. United States – penned by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg – determined “without additional reasonable suspicion, the officer must allow the seized person to depart once the […]

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In a 6-3 decision Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that police cannot hold motorists beyond what is necessary to conduct routine traffic stops. The majority opinion in Rodriguez v. United States – penned by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg – determined “without additional reasonable suspicion, the officer must allow the seized person to depart once the […]

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Police Error Is A Primary Offense Now http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/04/police-error-is-a-primary-offense-now/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/04/police-error-is-a-primary-offense-now/#comments Thu, 04 Apr 2013 19:27:34 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=483608 In November 2010, the officer was tailing a truck around midnight. He ran a registration check on the vehicle, which listed the truck as red. But this truck was blue… The officer then realized his mistake, but continued with the stop to provide an explanation. He noticed an odor of alcohol, conducted a field sobriety […]

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In November 2010, the officer was tailing a truck around midnight. He ran a registration check on the vehicle, which listed the truck as red. But this truck was blue… The officer then realized his mistake, but continued with the stop to provide an explanation. He noticed an odor of alcohol, conducted a field sobriety […]

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