DeWolfe appeals drug-sniffing dog case to Supreme Court

Issue addresses Fourth Amendment, dogs' reliability

Maryland Public Defender Paul B. DeWolfe  has urged the U.S. Supreme Court to review and overturn the state high court’s decision requiring appellate courts to defer to trial judges’ determinations – unless clearly wrong --  that a drug-sniffing dog was reliable, saying the reliability issue is too constitutionally significant to leave unreviewed. In papers filed with ...

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