Scott’s Law in Illinois is the requirement that drivers slow down and move over when police cars or other emergency vehicles are stopped on the roadway.[Read more…]
Mitchell v. Wisconsin, SCOTUS No. 18–6210, Decided June 27, 2019. Episode 647 (Duration 22:02) (Categorical Rule Allows Warrantless Blood Draws From Unconscious Drivers)
Unconscious drivers plus natural BAC dissipation create an exigent circumstance for a blood draw. [Read more…]
People v. Caraballo, 2019 IL App (1st) 171993 (March). Episode 613 (Duration 12:55)
Officer was not certified at the time of the breathalyzer, but he was substantially certified.
Episode 579 (Duration 16:25) What is happening in Illinois with the mistake of law doctrine?
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. [Read more…]