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Search & Seizure – Warrantless Entry – Wandering Child – Exigent Circumstances (access required)

The 4th Circuit says an officer who entered a home in response to a call to assist a four-year-old child who was wandering along a busy street did not violate the Fourth Amendment when he entered the house with the child after getting no response to his calls, and discovered defendant, a convicted felon who ...

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