Tag Archives: Contraband

Bad cop, bad cop (access required)

There are do’s and don’ts when it comes to taking a new employee under your wing. And in the world of corrections, teaching a brand-new turnkey how to smuggle contraband in and out of prison is a universal no-no. But ...

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Criminal Practice – Search & Seizure – Roadside Search – Contraband – Crotch Area (access required)

State v. Robinson Since the police detective had reason to believe defendant was concealing contraband in his crotch area, the detective did not violate defendant’s Fourth Amendment rights when the detective moved defendant to a shielded area and had him pull his pants away from his waist and pull his buttocks apart.

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Criminal Practice – Search & Seizure – Constructive Possession – Suspected Contraband – Motel Room (access required)

State v. Biber. (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-07-0872, 21 pp.) (Linda M. McGee, J.) (Sanford L. Steelman Jr., J., dissenting) Appealed from Buncombe County Superior Court. (Zoro J. Guice Jr., J.) N.C.App. Holding: Where the trial court found that defendant did ...

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