West Headnote of the Day – November 20, 2009

November 20, 2009

West's Key 110 Criminal Law
West's Key 110XVII Evidence
West's Key 110XVII(I) Competency in General
West's Key 110k394 Evidence Wrongfully Obtained
West's Key 110k394.4 Unlawful Search or Seizure
West's Key 110k394.4(5) Search Under Warrant
West's Key 110k394.4(6) k. Affidavit or Complaint; Probable Cause.

The good faith exception to the exclusionary rule is not a magic lamp for police officers to rub whenever they find themselves in trouble.
United States v. Zimmerman, 277 F.3d 426 (3d Cir. 2002)
Suggested by Amanda Kenny, Senior Attorney Editor, West

110 Criminal Law