OH4: Criminal investigation’s SW production was admissible in child dependency proceeding

A search warrant produced drug evidence admissible in a dependency and neglect proceeding, and that supported the finding. In re J.M., 2021-Ohio-1415, 2021 Ohio App. LEXIS 1376 (4th Dist. Apr. 19, 2021).

Defendant’s son “posted a video on the internet” showing himself with dad’s gun, but dad was a felon. The search warrant was issued with probable cause. State v. Howell, 2021-Ohio-1417, 2021 Ohio App. LEXIS 1377 (5th Dist. Apr. 21, 2021).*

Defendant avers he was an overnight guest with standing. Still, the homeowner voluntarily, even “casually,” consented to the officers’ entry. United States v. Franklin, 2021 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 77684 (W.D. W.Va. Apr. 22, 2021).*

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