U.S. v. Sidwell, 05-2189
Conviction for possession of a firearm by a felon is affirmed where: 1) a sworn affidavit established probable cause in support of warrant to search defendant's apartment; 2) the executing officer's reliance on the warrant was in good faith; and 3) there was no reason to re-examine decisions upholding the constitutionality of the violated statute.
- Argued 12/14/2005
- Decided 03/10/2006
- Published 03/10/2006
- RIPPLE, Circuit Judge., Before RIPPLE, EVANS and WILLIAMS, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellees:
- Paul W. Connell (argued), Office of the United States Attorney, Madison, WI, for Plaintiff-Appellee., Alan G. Habermehl (argued), Kelly & Habermehl, Madison, WI, for Defendant-Appellant.