Unreasonable pet seizures

August 3, 2012

  • 349 Searches and Seizures
  • 349I In General
  • 349k25 Persons, Places and Things Protected
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349 Searches and SeizuresAn individual’s interest in his pet cat or dog falls within the Fourth Amendment’s prohibition of unreasonable seizures.
Maldonado v. Fontanes, 568 F.3d 263 (1st Cir. 2009)