Minneapolis Criminal Defense Lawyers Firm Explains How the Fourth Amendment Protects Against Unreasonable Search and Seizures
August 31, 2023 at 14:27
Minneapolis, Minnesota -
Ryan Garry, Criminal Attorney, with law firm based in Minneapolis, MN, wants to emphasize the importance of the Fourth Amendment in protecting the accused from unreasonable searches and seizures. Ryan Garry points out that the Fourth Amendment is the most used amendment compared to other amendments in the US constitution is justifying a case dismissal order. The United States happens to be the only country in the world that has the exclusionary rule, which excludes any evidence obtained in violation of the Fourth Amendment. This is meant to discourage police misconduct.
Ryan Garry explains, “We as Americans are extremely lucky to have the Fourth Amendment. We’re the only country in the world to have the exclusionary rule, which means that evidence that is seized in violation of the Fourth Amendment cannot be used against you in court. So if you’re driving a car and you have 80 kilos of cocaine in the car and the police illegally seize that cocaine, the cocaine cannot be used against you in court and the case will have to be dismissed.”
The Fourth Amendment guarantees the right of the people to feel secure in houses, persons, papers, and effects. Thus, no unreasonable searches and seizures are allowed and no warrants can be issued unless upon probable cause, supported by oath or confirmation, and specifically describing the place to be searched, and the things or persons to be seized.
Ryan Garry - MN Criminal Defense Attorney is knowledgeable and experienced regarding the various rights of people accused of crimes. For instance, he advises those accused to simply remain silent and not make a statement until they have their lawyer present who can advise them. In many cases where the police are contacting an individual to ask questions, they still don’t have sufficient evidence to make an arrest and they are simply hoping that the individual will make a statement that they could use to finally make an arrest. Thus, it is not advisable to the talk to the police or answer any questions without first consulting with an experienced criminal defense lawyer.
Ryan Garry says, “At out law offices, our goal is to utilize every means legally permissible to obtain the best possible result for our clients. One of the most important steps you can take if you are in need of a Minneapolis Criminal Defense Attorney is to come in for a free case evaluation and consultation. This meeting serves many purposes. Without hearing all the facts about your case and all the circumstances of your arrest and a full discussion of any criminal arrest and conviction history that you may have it is impossible for any attorney to give you sound legal advice.”
In addition, in order to make fair and accurate legal fee quotation, the criminal defense lawyer has to know and understand all the details regarding the case. Also, meeting with the attorney face to face and listening to the advice offered can provide the accused with a good idea if they can work well together.
Ryan Garry LLC specializes in providing legal defense representation for individuals and businesses accused of a crime, either by federal or state prosecutors. Ryan Garry is one of the few lawyers with a Criminal Law Specialist certification from the Minnesota State Bar Association (MSBA). Only three percent of criminal lawyers in Minnesota have this certification. Furthermore, every criminal attorney in the firm is either a Superlawyer or a Rising Star Superlawyer. Ryan Garry has also been included in the Top 100 Lawyers in Minnesota consistently from 2018 to 2022. He has gained a favorable reputation of achieving positive results for clients. The firm provides help with a range of criminal charges, such as: RICO, murder, federal crimes, drug crimes, DUI, DWI, white collar crimes, criminal sexual conduct, burglary, arson, domestic assault, assault, robbery, mail fraud, manslaughter, healthcare fraud, identity fraud, money laundering, and securities fraud.
Those who would like to know more about the services offered by Ryan Garry - Criminal Law Firm can check out their website or contact them on the phone or through email. They can be contacted 24 hours a day at any day of the week.
For more information about Ryan Garry LLC, contact the company here:
Ryan Garry LLC
Ryan Garry LLC, Minneapolis Criminal Defense Attorneys
333 S 7th St #2350
Minneapolis, MN 55402