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North Carolina Supreme Court Upholds a Magistrate’s Finding of Probable Cause to Issue Search Warrant to Search Home for Drugs

North Carolina Supreme Court Upholds Search of Vehicle Located on Premises as Within Scope of Search Warrant

New 2016 Edition of Arrest, Search, and Investigation Is Now Available

Recent North Carolina Case on Lack of Reasonable Suspicion to Make Vehicle Stop

Establishing Probable Cause in a Search Warrant to Link the Residence to Be Searched With the Evidence to Be Seized

North Carolina Court of Appeals Finds That Erroneous Completion of Juvenile Waiver of Rights Form Did Not Bar Admissibility of Confession

What Constitutes Valid Consent When One Co-Occupant Consents and the Other Co-Occupant Does Not?

An Officer’s Reasonable Mistake of Law and Recent Court of Appeals Ruling

North Carolina Court of Appeals Rules That Statutory Exclusionary Rule Does Not Bar Admission of Evidence Seized Pursuant to a Search Warrant Based on Allegedly Vague and Inaccurate Inventory of Seized Items

North Carolina Court of Appeals Finds Exigent Circumstances to Enter Home Without a Warrant to Conduct Protective Sweep for Officer Safety and to Prevent Destruction of Evidence