Can an arrest warrant be used as a search warrant?
Police entered my friends house while I was over there for a relaxing evening of hanging out. Needless to say, the evening was anything but relaxed. The police knocked on the door and when my friends fiance answered, they barged right in saying they had an arrest warrant for my friend. As soon as he was detained, the police started rummaging through his belongings. When asked if they had a search warrant, the police responded that the arrest warrant was good enough and that we too would be arrested if we interfered. I don't think they legally went about this (as many police do).
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