Pipeline Retroactivity for McNeely Blood Cases

[May 4, 2015 – 12:22 PM] ┬áThis morning, the NJ Supreme Court ruled in State v. Adkins that the 2013 SCOTUS holding in McNeely for DWI blood cases is to be given pipeline retro activity in New Jersey.

The Court also upheld the lack of a good-faith exception in our State and provided instruction on how judges are to evaluate exigency in pre-McNeely blood-draw cases.

Click here for the PDF copy of the opinion in State v. Atkins.