State v. Kurth

posted by Robert Rehkemper on Thursday, May 15, 2014

State v. Kurth – The Iowa Supreme Court concluded that the “community caretaking” exception to the Fourth Amendment Warrant requirement did not justify a police officer in stopping the defendant’s vehicle when there was no on-going emergency that needed to be attended to.  This ruling resulted in the Operating While Intoxicated charge against the defendant being dismissed and his driving privileges reinstated.

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