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4th Amendment jurisprudence is incredibly convoluted; there are all sorts of carvings-out and potholes in this area of law. I strongly advise
that you hire an attorney or ask the court to appoint one for you before the preliminary hearing
The stop sounds like it may well have been a legal stop. If the police have probable cause, they can search (if the officer saw you leave a house that was independently suspected of being a drug dealer's house, that would likely provide that "probable cause" toehold) and, if they find something like illegal drugs, they can make a legal warrantless arrest.
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