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Barnett v. Macarthur

Arrested on suspicion of drunk driving, Florida woman blows 0.00 on two breathalyzer tests but is nevertheless detained for eight hours under Seminole County Sheriff’s Department policy. A Fourth Amendment violation? Eleventh Circuit: Might could be; the claim against the sheriff should not have been dismissed.


Tags: 2020, Eleventh Circuit, False Arrest, Fourth Amendment

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