Found a great blog "I Was The State". Pretty interesting ex-DA/turned criminal defense attorney. This is an excerpt from his blog.
Former Texas Officer Barry Cooper is marketing a DVD on how to hide drugs in your car. I love the First Amendment. It seems that fox urine can throw off drug dogs. Not that it matters, police can train a drug dog to "false alert" to give them the probable cause they need to search your car.
The former officer has soured on the drug war, especially marijuana prohibition. Cooper was a highly decorated officer who took part in more than 800 drug arrests.
"He was among the best we had," said Tom Finley, who was Cooper's supervisor on the drug task force. "I don't understand why he would turn like this."
Let me help Mr. Finley. Many people "turn" against the drug war because it is a failure. It has destroyed the 4th amendment. It has incarcerated thousands of citizens. It has given criminal drug empires billions of dollars. It has led to greatly expanded police powers and the size of government. READ MORE