The Supreme Court has never expressly articulated what the standard is for when “exigent circumstances” justify a warrantless search or seizure.
Court has now granted cert in a case that may lead the Court to finally clarify the law here:
Should be an interesting case to follow.
Dave, thanks for providing the link. Interesting.
Originally Posted by DaveH
It will be interesting to see what SCOTUS does with this.
Interesting indeed. While I'm usually all for getting another criminal off the streets, this one seems iffy.