West Headnote of the Day – March 26, 2010

March 26, 2010

West's Key 349 Searches and Seizures
West's Key 349VI Judicial Review or Determination
West's Key 349k200 k. Scope of Inquiry or Review, in General.

In analyzing officers’ actions in connection with a protective sweep executed in conjunction with an in-home arrest, courts should not, in the quiet of their chambers, look with eagle’s eyes to spy out flaws in officers’ reasoning after the fact.
United States v. Green, 560 F.3d 853 (8th Cir. 2009)

Suggested by Kara Boucher, Principal Attorney Editor, West

349 Searches and Seizures