A center-mounted brake light is not required equipment under the Motor Vehicle Code and regulations but, if it is originally equipped or installed, then it must operate properly and safely.
A simple assault charge cannot be a predicate offense for a "career criminal" designation in Federal system.
HB 1580 introduced by PA Legislature would officially sanction the use of cameras mounted on bus swing arms in aid of catching violators.
The PA Supreme Court recently held that Article 1, Section 8, relating to searches and seizures, does not place a duty upon an officer to advise a defendant involved in a crash that their blood test may be used for a criminal investigation against them.
Police inventory search is an exception to the warrant requirement. A "care-taking" administrative function. Not done to uncover criminal activity.
The U.S. AG's policy on mandatory minimum and recidivist enhancements for drug offenses is retroactive.
The use of the compulsory treatment disclosures at sentencing violates the Fifth Amendment privilege against self-incrimination.
A lab chemist that tests both a substance to determine if it's a narcotic or one that tests a blood sample for a DUI has to testify at trial.
In an recent memo, the U.S. Attorney General addressed concerns about the existence of state laws allowing for marijuana growth and distribution.