Mitchell v. Wisconsin, SCOTUS No. 18–6210, Decided June 27, 2019. Episode 647 (Duration 19:02) Unconscious drivers plus natural BAC dissipation create an exigent circumstance for a blood draw.
People v. Pratt, 2018 IL App (5th) 170427 (December). Episode 574 (Duration 6:41) Warrantless blood draw after an accident deemed unconstitutional blood results excluded.
Episode 469 (Duration 26:45) Here’s a quick summary of Illinois cases that deal with non consensual, forceable, warrantless blood draws.
People v. Turner, 2018 IL App (1st) 170204 (February). Episode 462 (Duration 9:30) Good faith exception saves this warrantless blood draw.
People v. Hayes, 2018 IL App (5th) 140223 (February). Episode 461 (Duration 17:53) Defendant runs over and kills a 7 year old boy, however, the resulting blood draw is out because defendant was never under arrest.
People v. Sykes, 2017 IL App (1st) 150023 (December). Episode 439 (Duration 9:13) Cops help hold her down while they force catheterize her, was this an illegal seizure after they captured and tested her urine?
People v. Eubanks, 2017 IL App (1st) 142837 (December). Episode 438 (Duration 12:56) On December 21, 2009 defendant ran over a mom and child killing the mom when he refused to give blood or urine they held him done so they could draw it.
People v. Brooks, 2017 IL 121413 (November). Episode 423 (Duration 13:50) Defendant is taken to the hospital kicking and screaming literally against his will and his blood is drawn.