Tag Archives: probable cause

New Restrictions on Citizen-Initiated Criminal Process

Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals Rules That an Officer Was Not Entitled to Summary Judgment in a Civil Lawsuit for an Arrest Allegedly Made Without Probable Cause

How’s a Magistrate to Know Whether a Confidential Informant Is Reliable?

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

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

Failure to Allege, in an Application for a Search Warrant, that the Premises to Be Searched Is the Suspect’s Home

Drug Users, Drug Sellers, and Probable Cause

Probable Cause and Search Warrants for Cell Phones

State v. Lindsey:  Another Close Call on Probable Cause for DWI

Searches of Vehicles and Occupants Based on the Odor of Marijuana