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Georgia v. Randolph
Citation:547 U.S. 103 (2006)
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Randolph (Respondent) was charged with drug offenses after his wife, from whom Randolph was separated, consented to a search of their home. Randolph’s wife arrived at their home with police to reclaim their child, and told the police that there were items of drug evidence in the house. The officer asked Randolph for consent to search the house, and he refused, although the wife gave her consent. The police conducted the search and found cocaine.
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