Maryland’s Highest Court Says “No” To Automatic Frisks

Posted in Uncategorized on April 3, 2017

Traditionally in Maryland if an officer pulled a car over and then “detected the odor of marijuana”, it meant they were going to search the vehicles and then frisk all the vehicles occupants. This may not be the case anymore. The Court of Appeals in Maryland released an opinion on Monday, March 27th (Norman v. State) in which the justices concluded… READ MORE