US v. LANGFORD, 02-1167
Though the basis of a warrant to search a residence for evidence of drug dealing was thin, police were not acting in bad faith in executing the warrant. Violation of the knock-and-announce rule did not authorize exclusion of evidence seized pursuant to the ensuing search.
- Argued 08/06/2002
- Decided 12/31/2002
- Published 12/31/2002
- POSNER, Circuit Judge., Before POSNER, EASTERBROOK, and MANION, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellees:
- Winfield D. Ong (argued), Office of the U.S. Attorney, Indianapolis, IN, for plaintiff-appellee., William H. Dazey, Jr. (argued), Indiana Federal Community Defenders, Inc., Indianapolis, IN, for defendant-appellant.