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Unformatted text preview: initially was for a whole different reason . Holding: No, the officer did not have probable cause to arrest the man for violating, or probable violation of the privacy act. Rule: Although the probable cause does not have to “match” why the person was arrested, it must at least be somewhat related in scope. Rational: The courts believe that if this was okay, then cops could pull anyone over for any reason, and find a wrongdoing of one sort or another, and rely that the first probable cause would not matter. Synthesis: Dissent/Concurrences:...
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This note was uploaded on 10/18/2011 for the course CRIM. PRO 125 taught by Professor Sobel during the Spring '11 term at California Western School of Law.
- Spring '11