CA6: SW for house where CP was created and sex trafficking occurred wasn’t stale after two months

Defendant was convicted of creating child pornography and sex trafficking minors. The search warrant was issued two months after the last act, but the list of acts (photography of CP; beatings) that occurred in defendant’s residence and the things sought were not stale. The warrant included computers and cell phones which might have child pornography on them. United States v. Curry, 2018 U.S. App. LEXIS 2862 (6th Cir. Feb. 6, 2018).

Defendant’s stop was based on his crossing the center line three times, which isn’t really disputed. When the officer approached the car, he testified he smelled raw marijuana coming from the car. The officer’s testimony is credited. That was probable cause. United States v. Carter, 2017 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 216874 (E.D. Tenn. Dec. 29, 2017).*

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