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  • New Hampshire court rules trash is private

    09/29/2003 3:37:22 PM PDT · by LurkedLongEnough · 5 replies · 138+ views
    WSTM, Central New York ^ | September 29, 2003 | AP
    Concord, New Hampshire-AP -- What you throw away is your own business. That's the gist of a ruling by the New Hampshire Supreme Court -- that your garbage is private even when it's out on the street for collection. The decision runs counter to previous rulings by the U-S Supreme Court and high courts in other states. But New Hampshire justices say their state constitution provides a stronger expectation of privacy than the U-S one. The decision came in a case in which police searched a man's trash and found wire scrapers coated with marijuana residue. Then they got a...