You know, the US Constitution is a drag to read. So why bother?
Prosecutors can use evidence seized by police during a home search even though officers violated the Constitution by failing to knock or announce their presence before entering, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled.
…Dissenting Justice Stephen Breyer said the ruling ``destroys the strongest legal incentive to comply with the Constitution's knock-and-announce requirement.'' Justices John Paul Stevens, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and David Souter joined Breyer's opinion.