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Case No. 20-1360

State of Iowa
v.
Michelle Katherine Stockman

Appellee

State of Iowa

Appellant

Michelle Katherine Stockman

Attorney for the Appellee

Timothy M. Hau, Assistant Attorney General

Attorney for the Appellant

Robert P. Ranschau, Assistant Appellate Defender

Court of Appeals

Court of Appeals Opinion

Opinion Number:
20-1360
Date Published:
Jan 12, 2022
Summary

            Appeal from the Iowa District Court for Howard County, Alan T. Heavens, Judge.  AFFIRMED.  Considered by Greer, P.J., Badding, J., and Blane, S.J.  Opinion by Blane, S.J. (16 pages)

            Michelle Stockman appeals the denial of her motion to suppress evidence seized during execution of a federal search warrant.  OPINION HOLDS: Applying a Fourth Amendment analysis to the search warrant issued by a federal magistrate judge and primarily executed by federal agents, under the facts and circumstances of this case, the search of Stockman’s purse and of her person at jail were lawful and her motion to suppress was properly denied.

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