Cursing at the police, suspending drivers’ licenses over unpaid court debt, and eight months of warrantless home surveillance.

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Cursing at the police: https://ecf.ca8.uscourts.gov/opndir/19/06/173419P.pdf
Nieves v. Bartlett: https://www.scotusblog.com/case-files/cases/nieves-v-bartlett/
Court debt: http://www.opn.ca6.uscourts.gov/opinions.pdf/19a0086p-06.pdf
Warrantless surveillance: https://ij.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/u.s.-v.-daphne-moore.pdf

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