West Headnote of the Day – September 28, 2010

September 28, 2010

West's Key 96H Controlled Substances
West's Key 96HIV Searches and Seizures
West's Key 96HIV(C) Search Under Warrant
West's Key 96Hk144 Affidavits, Complaints, and Evidence for Issuance of Warrants
West's Key 96Hk146 k. Probable Cause in General.

96H Controlled SubstancesAn affidavit for a search warrant which is based on an alert to the possible presence of drugs that is made by trained drug detection dog need not describe training methods, or give the dog’s scores on final exams, and it is enough if a dog is reliable in the field.
United States v. Limares, 269 F.3d 794 (7th Cir. 2001)