US v Ford 8th Circuit (25APR2018)

US v Ford 8th Circuit (25APR2018)

This is a case about what is required to enter a home on an arrest warrant alone to effectuate an arrest, what constitutes probable cause to believe the person to be arrested is inside the home, the extent to which a protective sweep can be conducted when effectuating the arrest, and the plain view seizure doctrine. This is a GREAT case to review these concepts!

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