A vehicle stop based on the state’s Automated Vehicle Information System was justifiable and reasonable. United States v. Lawson, 2020 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 198220 (E.D. Ky. Oct. 1, 2020).
Plaintiff has the ability to litigate the search issues in state court, and this case is barred by Younger abstention. Woodham v. N.H. Dep’t of Safety, N.H. State Police Bomb Squad, 2020 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 198261 (D. N.H. Sept. 15, 2020).
Defendant’s plea colloquy provided the factual basis for his stop and search. Therefore, he can’t show defense counsel was ineffective for not challenging the search. Morgan v. United States, 2020 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 198250 (S.D. Fla. Oct. 23, 2020).*