Leaving a Known Drug House – as a Single Factor – is Not a Legal Basis to Expand Search: State v. Schmidt

In State v. Schmidt, a police officer was patrolling the area of a known drug house. The officer noticed Schmidt’s vehicle parked at the house and knew Schmidt did not have a valid driver’s license. The officer waited for Schmidt to leave the house and initiated a traffic stop. The officer then peppered Schmidt with … Continue reading Leaving a Known Drug House – as a Single Factor – is Not a Legal Basis to Expand Search: State v. Schmidt