The Permissible Scope of Texas Automobile Inventory Searches in the Aftermath of Colorado v. Bertine: A Talisman is Created
Reamey, Gerald S.
Bassett, Michael H.
Molchan, John A.
Examines the concept of “expectation of privacy” in the context of automobile inventory searches by law enforcement in Texas. Recent cases in 1984 have significantly expanded the scope of inventory. It is this expansion, and its relation to the doctrinal bases for inventory search, that will be explored in this article.