S.D.Miss.: 4A isn’t a basis to challenge federal marijuana criminalization

The Fourth Amendment provides no basis to claim that federal prosecution of marijuana cases violates the Constitution. United States v. Jones, 2022 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 73000 (S.D.Miss. Apr. 21, 2022).*

The officer here had probable cause to arrest plaintiff for rape based on the victim’s statement. He didn’t need to wait for corroborating physical evidence for there to be probable cause. Parker v. Thurman, 2022 U.S. App. LEXIS 10801 (11th Cir. Apr. 21, 2022).*

The landlord gave voluntary consent to search the common area of the property. Even so, defendant had no capacity to object. United States v. Brooks, 2022 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 72894 (W.D.N.C. Apr. 20, 2022),* R&R 2022 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 73174 (W.D.N.C. Mar. 4, 2022).*

Plaintiff’s resisting arrest or restraint is a factor to consider in whether force to restrain was excessive. Solis v. Serrett, 2022 U.S. App. LEXIS 10837 (5th Cir. Apr. 21, 2022).*

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