Minneapolis, MN asked in Criminal Law, Cannabis & Marijuana Law and Constitutional Law for North Dakota

Q: A search warrant was issued for two motel rooms looking for contraband or anything related to use n distribution of a

controlled substance! They were looking for a certain Jane Doe but she was not listed on the search warrant! Only two room numbers were listed. One was her room n the other room next door was another guest entirely unrelated to the case. Was the warrant legal for two rooms looking for Jane Doe’s room? I stress the search warrant did not list Jane Doe’s name only the two rooms.

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

A: Not enough information, an attorney needs to see the totality of the evidence to determine if a motion may be filed.

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