Synopsis: Whether a police officer responding to a report of a possible intoxicated driver improperly stopped the driver on a pretext when he pulled the driver over for having an unlawfully modified muffler.
Petitioner: State of Washington
Respondent: Gilbert Chacon Arreola, alias: Gilberto Arreola Chacon
Argument: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 1:30pm
[Source: TVW, http://tvw.org]
Audio: Washington Supreme Court
Note: We post only slip opinion(s) as published at the time of the decision. Please consult Washington Reports printed volumes for the opinion(s) in their final form.