July 9, 2019

PA SUPERIOR COURT: ODOR OF MARIJUANA IN CAR DOES NOT AUTOMATICALLY JUSTIFY SEARCH OF TRUNK

NON-PRECEDENTIAL DECISION — SEE SUPERIOR COURT I.O.P. 65.37 BEFORE: BENDER, P.J.E., BOWES, J., and NICHOLS, J. OPINION BY NICHOLS, J. The Commonwealth appeals from the order granting Appellee […]
June 30, 2019
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Defenses to Violent Crimes in Pennsylvania

    Any violent crime charge in Pennsylvania is serious. Charges like assault and battery, resisting a police officer, domestic violence, robbery and sex crimes tend […]
May 28, 2019

Protecting Yourself Against White Collar Crime Charges

  There has been an uptick in the number of white collar crimes that are prosecuted by the government. It seems that the number of these […]
May 21, 2019

Commonwealth vs. Scott, Police Lacked Probable Cause to Search Vehicle

On May 10, 2019, a panel of the Superior Court of Pennsylvania affirmed a suppression order of the court of common pleas of Philadelphia, rejecting an […]