To declare that in the administration of the criminal law the end justifies the means—to declare that the Government may commit crimes in order to secure the conviction of a private criminal—would bring terrible retribution. Against that pernicious doctrine this Court should resolutely set its face.
Adam Lamparello & Charles MacLean,
Riley v. California: The New Katz or Chimel?,
Rich. J.L. & Tech
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