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Partly-Lit Brake Light Was ‘Defective’ (access required)

Although a deputy admitted he could see the brake lights illuminate on defendant’s vehicle, he nevertheless could stop the vehicle for a defective brake light based on a portion of the multi-part light being unlit; the Court of Appeals upholds denial of defendant’s motion to suppress marijuana found in defendant’s vehicle. A deputy conducting surveillance of ...