CA7: After state court affirms denial of motion to suppress, issue preclusion and abstention bar damages suit

Issue preclusion and full faith and credit deny federal courts the ability to determine a Fourth Amendment damages claim in an action after the state court denied suppression. Wade v. Barr, 2019 U.S. App. LEXIS 24723 (7th Cir. Aug. 20, 2019).

Defendant was searched when he showed up at a house being searched by the police [Why do people do that?], and he was arrested, too. His appeal is dismissed for lack of a proper certified question. State v. Mitchell, 2019 Tenn. Crim. App. LEXIS 507 (Aug. 21, 2019).*

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