New Jersey v. Terres

Brief of Amici Curiae the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers—New Jersey.

Brief filed: 06/30/2021


New Jersey v. Terres

New Jersey Supreme Court; Case No. 084778

Prior Decision

Decision below 2020 WL 4217630 (N.J. Super. Ct. App. Div. July 23, 2020) (per curiam)


Terres improperly extends precedent to permit a search inside a home upon a showing of an articulable suspicion that a third party inside of it poses a danger to those at the arrest scene outside of the home.


Matthew S. Adams, Fox Rothschild, LLP, Morristown, NJ; Jason J. LeBouef, Zeigler, Resnick & Epstein, Hackensack, NJ; Oleg Nekritin, Law Offices of Robert J. Degroot, Newark, NJ.

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