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City of Indianapolis v. Edmond
Citation:531 U.S. 32 (2000)
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Edmond (Respondent) sued the City of Indianapolis (Petitioner) for injunctive relief, arguing that the City’s highway checkpoints were unconstitutional and violated the Fourth Amendment. The checkpoints were intended to interdict illegal narcotics, combat drunk driving, and intercept illegal immigrants.
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