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US v. Goings, No. 08-15705

Defendant's drug conviction is affirmed where the arrest was legal under Florida law because the Georgia police officers were in fresh pursuit and, contrary to Defendant's argument, interstate compacts only become relevant when there is no fresh pursuit.

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Appellate Information

Filed July 7, 2009

Judges

Per Curiam