Supreme Court: Police Dog Powers Do Not Include Warrantless Searches of a Person’s Home

By: Tuesday March 26, 2013 11:40 am

The Supreme Court has ruled in a 5-4 decision that when the government uses trained police dogs to investigate a home and its immediate surroundings it is a “search” ¬†under the Fourth Amendment. The case involved the Miami-Dade Police Department and Drug Enforcement Administration responding to an “unverified tip that marijuana was being grown in [...]

Feds Targeting CA Pot Clubs to Deflect Heat on “Fast & Furious” Scandal?

By: Friday October 7, 2011 5:30 pm

Just when a big scandal hits Washington over an ATF/DoJ operation-gone-bad that allowed massive smuggling of guns to Mexican drug cartels, Eric Holder’s DoJ decides this is a good time to get tough with… medical marijuana dispensaries! But wait, what’s the CIA doing in the middle of all this? Or are they? Will cancer patients get their pot? Will drug kingpins in Sinaloa get their AK-47s? Guess which one matters more to the U.S. government.

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