Appeals court reverses Pierce County man’s convictions, rules car search illegal Post by Adam Lynn / The News Tribune on March 23, 2010 at 11:54 am | March 23, 2010 4:56 pm It’s an interesting case. You can read it here. UPDATE: I’m told the link isn’t working for some of you. Try going here and reading the opinion for State v. Michael John Scalara. It was issued today.