Day: October 4, 2018

Supreme Court's Collins v. Virginia Decision and Vehicle Searches - Attorneys Broden & Mickelsen

In a May 2018 decision, Collins v. Virginia, the United States Supreme Court held in an 8-1 decision that a police officer couldn’t venture into a private home’s “curtilage” for the purpose of conducting a warrantless search of a vehicle. The Definition of Curtilage Curtilage is one of those legal terms you might hear and…