US v. Menchaca-Castruita, No. 08-40403 - Criminal Law - U.S. Fifth Circuit
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US v. Menchaca-Castruita, No. 08-40403

Defendant's drug conspiracy conviction is vacated where no exigent circumstances existed to justify the police's failure to obtain a warrant to search defendant's residence, and thus, the district court erred in denying defendant's motion to suppress.

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Appellate Information

Filed October 29, 2009

Judges

Opinion by Judge Wiener