Posts Tagged "Fourth Amendment"

Automobile Stop And Search Is Legal Even If Initial Suspicion Of Violation Of Law Proves Wrong

          A police officer noticed a Pontiac Grand Prix swerving inside its lane on I-75.   It was never speeding and it never went outside of the lane markers, but it weaved almost continuously for three miles.  The officer pulled the vehicle over, suspecting intoxication.  Defendant was the passenger and another man was the driver.  The officer asked the driver for…read more →