probable cause

New Jersey: Aggressive Law Enforcement, Dysfunctional Politics & Lack of Medical Cannabis “Garden State”

New Jersey: Aggressive Law Enforcement, Dysfunctional Politics & Lack of Medical Cannabis “Garden State”

PHOTO: Andy Morris A woman I recently met in South Jersey told me she was the victim of a violent crime – a home invasion.  She called 911.  When the police arrived they noticed rolling papers on her coffee table.  They got a warrant and searched her house.  They found found her personal stash of […]

Know Your Rights: Supreme Court Rules Police Need Warrant To Use Drug Sniffing Dogs

Know Your Rights: Supreme Court Rules Police Need Warrant To Use Drug Sniffing Dogs

According to Black’s Legal Dictionary, probable cause is defined as; “a reasonable ground to suspect that a person has committed or is committing a crime…more than a bare suspicion but less than evidence that would justify a conviction [it] must be shown before an arrest warrant or search warrant may be issued.” The part of […]