Legal Advice for Search Warrants — 85 results
Written by attorney Frank Polek, over 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
If you are faced with a search warrant for your business, it is highly important that you take steps to protect yourself and your business. This guide covers some of the actions you can... more
Written by attorney John M. Kaman, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Many people think that if they have been searched and there is no warrant -- the results of the search are going to get thrown out. Maybe, but there are a number of exceptions to the... more
Written by Avvo Staff, about 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
There are times when searches can be performed without a court ordered search warrant. These are called warrantless searches and it's the most common type of search conducted by law... more
Written by attorney Grant Scheiner, almost 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
Remain calm, be polite. Police won't usually break down the door of your home unless they believe you have a weapon or they think you might be hiding and refusing to answer the door. If a... more
Written by attorney Elisabeth Pasqualini, 12 months ago.
By Shaffer Engle Law Offices, LLC posted in Searches and Seizures on Monday, September 30, 2013
Police inventory search is an exception to the warrant requirement. A "care-taking"... more
Written by attorney Aston Wilson, 12 months ago.
The answer is YES.
A police officer can search your car when he makes a 'lawful' traffic stop of your vehicle. The definition of a lawful stop is one that the officer has at the bare... more
Written by attorney William Steed, 4 months ago.
The Supreme Court is considering this issue now, with lower courts divided over whether officers must seek a warrant before searching the phone. A citizen who is arrested has the right to... more
Written by attorney Brian Polinske, 12 months ago.
DHS has conducted many interdictions against private pilots flying legally within the United States. People v. Marcella has analyzed one typical fact pattern associated wtih such... more
Written by attorney Emily Beschen, 11 months ago.
In courts across the United States, the government and defense attorneys are battling it outto determine whether police can search a persons cell phone for evidence, without seekinga search... more
Written by attorney Patrick Canan, over 1 year ago.
If your St. Johns County misdemeanor lawyer can successfully suppress evidence that was obtained through a warrantless or illegal search, the prosecutions case against you will likely... more
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