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from United States Congress (Ft. James Madison & Thomas Jefferson) – The U.S. Constitution (Bill Of Rights) on Rap Genius

Meaning

You (the individual) may not be searched or seized without probable cause & warrant.

Naturally, there are exceptions to this rule, most notably in a Terry stop & frisk situation (where an officer has the ability to check the exterior clothing of someone the officer believes, in the totality of the circumstances, is about to commit, has recently committed, or is in the middle of the commission of a crime. This frisking of the exterior clothing is for contraband, and notably weapons to ensure officer and immediate bystander safety).

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