Episode 556 (Duration 24:34). Charles Schierer of East Peoria, Illinois, explains why it's a good time to change the “smell of cannabis” rule. [Read more…]
Episode 496 (Duration 13:26) Here's a quick summary of 5 recent “pat down” cases. 3 Go for the State, and 2 come out in favor of the defense.
Episode 459 (Duration 54:23) What do police think about the case law? Do they think about the case law? Matthew Taylor provides some insight.
People v. Paddy, 20172017 IL App (2d) 160395 (October). Episode 417 (Duration 14:30)
Drug interdiction patrol officer unreasonably prolonged this traffic stop for a drug dog sniff.
People v. Kavanaugh, 2016 IL App (3d) 150806 (December). Episode 276 (Duration 4:49)
Trial judge reversed for rescinding this SSS; you just can't ignore the traffic accident and the stench of weed. [Read more…]
People v. Duran, 2016 IL App (1st) 152678 (October). Episode 252 (Duration 8:54)
This traffic stop from its inception was a drug investigation, reasonableness has to take that into account. [Read more…]