People v. Hill, 2020 IL 124595 (March). Episode 753 (Duration 13:00) Smell of cannabis plus other things still justify a search.
After Illinois passed the Cannabis Regulation and Tax Act which became effective in 2020, can police still search a car when they smell cannabis? Episode 745 (Duration 44:50)
People v. Bujari, 2020 IL App (3d) 190028 (February). Episode 737 (Duration 15:07) Officer walks the dog around the truck before the truck driver has a chance to pull away.
People v. Shelton, 2019 IL App (2d) 170453 (January). Episode 733 (Duration 5:01) Anonymous 911 caller says man is asleep behind the wheel.
People v. Braswell, 2019 IL App (1st) 172810 (December). Episode 728 (Duration 8:03) A different panel in the first district declines to hold the CPD investigative hold alert unconstitutional.
People v. Flunder, 2019 IL App (1st) 171635 (December). Episode 727 (Duration 13:23) A third “man with a gun” case but the defendant wins this one.
People v. Spain, 2019 IL App (1st) 163184 (December). Episode 726 (Duration 15:45) Yet another man with a gun case, this one is a much closer call but the win goes to the state (see also the strong dissent)