No. 1:03-CV-225.

402 F.Supp.2d 840 (2005)

Alan TAYLOR, Plaintiff, v. Rebecca HUMPHRIES, Director of the Department of Natural Resources, in her official capacity, and Paul Rose, Conservation Officer, in his official and individual capacities, Defendants.

United States District Court, W.D. Michigan, Southern Division.

November 30, 2005.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

John A. Smietanka, Grandville, MI, Steven J. Vander Ark, Grand Rapids, MI, for Plaintiff.

Mark E. Donnelly, MI Dept Attorney General, Lansing, MI, for Defendants.



This matter is before the Court on the parties' cross motions for summary judgment and presents the unusual issue of whether the Fourth Amendment prohibition against "unreasonable searches and seizures" is implicated by a state conservation officer's lawful entry on to private property and subsequent "property check" of the premises. For the reasons stated below, the Court finds that Defendant Paul Rose did...

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