Vehicle Bug Must Start In Warrant's Jurisdiction: DC Circ.

Law360, New York (November 8, 2013, 9:02 PM EST) -- A federal judge can only issue a warrant to install an audio recording device on a vehicle if the vehicle is in her jurisdiction when the device is installed, the D.C. Circuit said Friday, reversing the conviction of a man accused of conspiracy to distribute cocaine.

A three-judge panel for the D.C. Circuit reversed Lonell Glover's conviction and remanded his case for a new trial, finding in part that U.S. District Judge Rosemary Collyer of the D.C. federal court should not have issued a warrant to...
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Case Title

USA v. Lonnell Glover


Case Number

09-3087

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Appellate - DC Circuit

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Date Filed

September 3, 2009

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