Q: Definition of an unlawful arrest.
Search of the vehicle resulted in Several felonies.
A: An arrest can be unlawful for many reasons. Everything depends on the facts and circumstances of each particular arrest. In the law, black and white answers are rare.
MORE INFO IS NEEDED.
THE ANSWER MOST LAWYERS WOULD GIVE IS ...IT DEPENDS..................
THERE ARE MANY WAYS AN ARREST CAN BE UNLAWFUL.
BASICALLY, IF ANY LAW IS BROKEN IN MAKING THE ARREST, IT IS UNLAWFUL............
OFTEN, IT IS BECAUSE OF AN ILLEGAL SEARCH AND SEIZURE OR LACK OF MIRANDA WARNING.
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