Norris V. Cape Elizabeth School District (1st Cir.
Dispatch also advised the officer that Green was on supervision following convictions for burglary and drug possession and that Green was known to be armed. The officer requested Green for consent to go looking the automobile but Green declined, telling the officer that the automotive belonged to his girlfriend, Katherine Gooch.
, Art. 1, 7 to require the State to affirmatively demonstrate that the subject of a consent search knew that he had a right to withhold his consent and that his determination could be respected by the authorities. This is the plain implication of our choice in State v. King, supra, after we spoke in terms of consent freely and intelligently given. An intelligent choice presupposes an awareness of all of the obtainable alternatives.
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