Legal Question in Criminal Law in Iowa

a serch warrent was served 4 months ago which lead to seized property but the serch warrent has not been made public record. why is this

Asked on 5/15/13, 6:53 am

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Robert Luedeman solo practitioner
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Possibly because a confidential informant was involved?

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Answered on 5/15/13, 10:58 am
Todd Miler Miler Law Firm
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If this case involves you in any way, even if the warrant is sealed your attorney should be able to get a copy of the application and the warrant. There is a special procedure for sealing a warrant and just because it involves a confidential informant is not enough to seal it.

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Answered on 5/16/13, 5:11 am

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