Police questioned me about my brother for a felony warrant at my door he wasn't home but they asked for my ID As I went inside to get my id they made me leave the door open stating that they needed to be able to see inside.
I told the police they I would show them where my brother stays and they followed me. So I Allowed police into my house to look at my brothers "room" which is a second living room in the rear of the home. I ended consent after they looked, but even before this one officer entered my mothers room, which i believe is illegal and also entered my room after I had revoked consent to search and they smelled MJ in my room and searched it.
Can they do this? I don't think so as i specified the rear living room only and they went into my mothers room and mine.
It depends on a lot of specific facts and how they could be painted most sympathetically. There is a thing called the "plain view doctrine" which is one of the many reasons most people do not consent to a search of the residence. Based on what they found you need to hire a criminal defense lawyer ASAP to defend you. Once they review the specific facts of your case they will be in a better position to advise you on how to proceed. Best of luck
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I guess you didn't like the answers you got before, so you are going to try again. The answer is HIRE A LAWYER. You aren't a lawyer and you haven't been accepted into law school (probably won't either with this case hanging over your head), so you haven't been trained in how to read and interpret laws and decisions.
The cops did it. You're in trouble. Their version is not going to match your version. I'm sure that you have an audio recording of you ending consent, right? Didn't think so. Hire a lawyer.
Search was consensual you invited them into the house. Did you not think they would not smell your dope.
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