Legal Question in Criminal Law in Wisconsin

Is the arresting MPD official allowed to run tests on evidence/drugs obtained from an arrest under MPD Policy & Procedures without tainting or prejudicing the evidence.

Asked on 6/10/10, 9:55 am

1 Answer from Attorneys

Jeffrey Murrell Law Office of Jeffrey L. Murrell

Sure, but that would certainly present an issue that defense counsel would be free to litigate prior to trial (i.e., motion in limine to exclude tainted evidence, broken chain of custody of evidence, etc.).

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Answered on 6/12/10, 8:46 am

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