Monthly Update – September 2016

October 3, 2016 // 0 Comments

Welcome to the Law Review’s September monthly update! We have many updates to share with you this month and we look forward to your feedback. First, we want to call your attention to a new addition to the TTLR website. In an effort to increase user-friendliness, we have updated the Case Summaries page. Case summaries are now organized by topic and linked to their respective court’s page. As a reminder, case summaries are written by Law Review members and summarize recent Supreme Court of [...]

Court of Criminal Appeals Update: State v. Le

August 31, 2015 // 0 Comments

State v. Le No. PD-0605-14 Case Summary written by Morgan Shell, Staff Member. JUDGE NEWELL delivered the opinion of the court. After obtaining a search warrant from the magistrate, police seized 358 marijuana plants from inside the residential house of two Asian males in Houston, Texas. The magistrate granted a search warrant after a concerned citizen alerted the police of an odor of marijuana emanating from the appellee’s house, which two sergeants who had advanced training in marijuana [...]