Category Archives: Search and Seizure

A Bright Line Rule for Traffic Stops

What Everyone Needs to Know about Knock and Talks

Even When the Controlled Buys Happen at the Back Door, Knock and Talks Must Happen at the Front Door

State v. Turnage and Determining When a Defendant is Seized

Supreme Court: Driver of Rental Car, Not Listed on Rental Agreement, Has Reasonable Expectation of Privacy

Shhhh! Whisper Stops and U.S. v. Bowman

Search Warrants for Lawyers’ Offices

When Is a Residence Abandoned under the Fourth Amendment?

Particularly Describing the Evidence to Be Seized under a Search Warrant

Probable Cause and Child Pornography