Bismarck, ND asked in Criminal Law for North Dakota

Q: can they get a search warrent for a hotel room if you where just a visitor and you left and not the guest '

boyfriend got stop in a traffic stop they illegally searched him and made him get out of the car asked him where he came from he said he was visiting a friend at a hotel room so then they got a search warrent for the room that wasnt even his because they thought they would find drugs there and it wasnt even his room.they arrested him and then got a search warrent for that room

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Lucas Wynne
Lucas Wynne
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • St. Louis Park, MN
  • Licensed in North Dakota

A: Maybe. This is too detailed of a question for an attorney to answer without having first seen the evidence in the case.

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