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What would be required of police to search a home suspected of containing marijuana?

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The most foolproof way for this to be done is to get a search warrant signed by a judge.  In other words, what is required is a search warrant.  Given that, we can ask what is required to get a search warrant.  In order to get a search warrant, the police must show that they have probable cause to believe that there is marijuana...

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