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Appeals court takes a different direction on tipsters (access required)

The Virginia Court of Appeals has drawn another boundary defining reasonable suspicion for police stops based on anonymous tips. A 2-1 majority affirmed a conviction for driving after an habitual offender adjudication, based on from a tip-inspired stop and arrest. The court accepted the stop because the officer was able to corroborate several specific details provided ...

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