US v. Martin, 04-2711
Denial of defendant's motion to suppress is affirmed where his operation of a motor vehicle with one working brake light gave the arresting officer reasonable suspicion that defendant had violated the Oglala Sioux Tribe Motor Vehicle Code and provided a basis for a lawful traffic stop.
- Decided 06/28/2005
- Published 06/28/2005
- COLLOTON, Circuit Judge., Before WOLLMAN, LAY, and COLLOTON, Circuit Judges.
- United States Eighth Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Gary George Colbath, argued, Asst. Federal Public Defender, Rapid City, SD (Monica D. Thomas, Asst. Federal Public Defender, on the brief), for appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Thomas J. Wright, argued, Asst. U.S. Atty., Sioux Falls, SD (Jonathan A. Kobes, Asst. U.S. Atty., on the brief), for appellee.