TN: GFE for McNeely issues has to come from state supreme court

Tennessee Court of Criminal Appeals again declines to adopt a good faith exception for failure to comply with McNeely–that’s the state supreme court’s job. State v. Wilson, 2016 Tenn. Crim. App. LEXIS 302 (April 21, 2016) (dissent).*

An infant, through her parents, didn’t have standing to challenge potential use of blood drawn for genetic testing per state law because it was still subject to destruction. A state constitutional argument has to be separately briefed to be considered (n.8). Doe v. Adams, 2016 Ind. App. LEXIS 114 (April 19, 2016).*

The court finds defendant’s cell phone was in plain view when it was seized. It wasn’t searched until the officers obtained a state search warrant. United States v. Hoffa, 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 54221 (E.D.Tenn. March 25, 2016).*