The term is commonly used in a legal setting.[Read more…]
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)[Read more…]
People v. Monroy-Jaimes, 2019 IL App (2d) 160426 (January). Episode 586 (Duration 9:38)
Interesting use of an informant, how much of it was legal?[Read more…]
People v. Hill, 2019 IL App (4th) 180041 (January). Episode 584 (Duration 16:08)
Officer sees passenger riding low in the seat and thinks it may be a guy wanted on warrant, turns out it wasn’t him.[Read more…]
Part 6: When Does Police Questioning Become Coercive?[Read more…]
Part 5: Do I Have To Give Police Consent To Search My Vehicle?
The majority of roadside car searches are done without a warrant and without probable cause.
How’s that possible you may ask?[Read more…]