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Old 08-17-2013, 11:37 PM   #42
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Originally Posted by Retro View Post
They will search your vehicle if they arrest you.

They can only search your vehicle with your consent prior to that or with a warrant.

They MAY search your vehicle anyway, but as long as you do not give consent, and better yet tell them that you do not consent to a search, if they find anything you shouldn't have your lawyer will file a motion to dismiss on Fourth Amendment grounds.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Motor_vehicle_exception

With PC, the vehicle can be searched with or without your consent and without a warrant.
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