U.S. v. Mendoza, 05-2681
Denial of motion to suppress evidence is affirmed where the defendant did not have a legitimate expectation of privacy in a car parked in an unattached garage next to his residence after his statements to police created probable cause that the vehicle was subject to seizure and civil forfeiture.
- Argued 12/01/2005
- Decided 02/23/2006
- Published 02/23/2006
- BAUER, Circuit Judge., Before FLAUM, Chief Judge, and BAUER and EVANS, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellees:
- Kenneth M. Hays (argued), Office of the United States Attorney, South Bend, IN, for Plaintiff-Appellee., Michael Unger (argued), Chicago, IL, for Defendant-Appellant.