April 2013
Supreme Court Debates;Apr2013, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p7
The article discusses the court case Florida v. Harris where defendant contested the training and testing standards of a narcotics police dog as flawed. Prosecution introduced substantial evidence on the dog's training and his proficiency in finding drugs which the defendant declined to challenge. The court thus ruled that an alert from a trained police dog is grounds for a warrantless arrest.


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