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WSJ: Supreme Court Curbs Drug-Sniffing Dogs During Traffic Stops

  • Posted on: 23 April 2015
  • By: brent

By Jesse Bravin of the Wall Street Journal, Reposted from: http://www.wsj.com/articles/supreme-court-limits-use-of-drug-sniffing-do...)

WASHINGTON—The Supreme Court ruled 6-3 on Tuesday police can’t prolong a routine traffic stop to allow a drug-sniffing dog to search the vehicle unless they have a reasonable suspicion of uncovering contraband.