New Jersey vs TLO By Hayden and Kevin

New Jersey Side of The Case

Their side of the case was that the school was fine to search the T.L.O. They felt that it wasn't against the fourth amendment.

T.L.O. Side of The Case

The T.L.O. felt that the school searching the girl's purse was against the 4th amendment.

The Supreme Court's decision.

Their decision was that it did not violate the Constitution and that it made more lenient searches.

How it affected the law and the culture.

law and culture: established more lenient standards for reasonableness in school searches.

Sources

http://landmarkcases.org/en/landmark/cases/new_jersey_v_tlo

http://billofrightsinstitute.org/educate/educator-resources/lessons-plans/landmark-supreme-court-cases-elessons/new-jersey-v-tlo-1985/

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