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School Police Officer Barred from Obtaining Private Detective License

A school police officer who exercises law enforcement powers cannot possess a private detective license, the Pennsylvania Superior Court ruled in In re Clader.

Motorists have no Statutory Right to Choose Method of Chemical Testing at Time of DUI Arrest

A motorist under arrest for DUI has no statutory right to request alternative testing once confronted with a police officer’s request to submit to a blood test, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled in Nardone v. Dept. of Transp., Bureau of Driver Licensing.

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Ordinance Prohibiting Threatening a Police Officer Not Unconstitutionally Vague

An ordinance prohibiting a person from threatening a police officer in the exercise of her official duties is not unconstitutionally vague, the Commonwealth Court held in Commonwealth v. Thompson.

By | 2017-05-19T22:51:30+00:00 April 6th, 2015|Categories: Government Law, Municipal Law|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Ordinance Prohibiting Threatening a Police Officer Not Unconstitutionally Vague