Petition of the day

Petition of the dayThe petition of the day is: Yong v. Pennsylvania 17-1575 Disclosure: Vinson & Elkins LLP, whose attorneys contribute to this blog in various capacities, is among the counsel to the petitioner in this case. Issue: Whether an officer who lacks probable cause or reasonable suspicion may conduct an arrest, search or frisk, so long as a court later […]

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Petition of the day

The petition of the day is:

17-1575
Disclosure: Vinson & Elkins LLP, whose attorneys contribute to this blog in various capacities, is among the counsel to the petitioner in this case.

Issue: Whether an officer who lacks probable cause or reasonable suspicion may conduct an arrest, search or frisk, so long as a court later determines that another officer who happened to be present at the scene had the requisite personal knowledge, even if that officer did not communicate it to the acting officer.

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