Application: Illegal Aliens Search and Seizure
In this assignment, you put the skills you learned this week to the test. You will view the same video you watched in Week 4 and analyze it for Fourth Amendment illegal search and seizure. Remember that in Fourth Amendment analysis, facts are crucial. You may want to watch the video several times to memorize the facts before you write your answer.
- Review the media, Illegal Aliens.
- Think about whether there was an illegal search and/or seizure in the video or not.
- Consider arguments for both sides.
Due by Sunday February 14, 2016 a (1-2 page paper)
- Provide three arguments for why the search in the video was an illegal search. Support your arguments with specific facts from the video.
Provide one potential counterargument for each argument you wrote above. Be specific and use examples, referencing the video and this week’s Learning Resources.
Support your work with specific citations from the Learning Resources. You are allowed to draw from additional sources to support your argument, but you must cite using APA standards. All quoted material must be identified, cited, and referenced per APA standards.