UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff - Appellee,


ROBERT PAUL PATTON, Defendant - Appellant.

Appeal from the United States District Court

for the District of Oregon

Garr M. King, District Judge, Presiding

Argued and Submitted May 5, 2016

Portland, Oregon

Before: TALLMAN and HURWITZ, Circuit Judges and BATTAGLIA, ** District Judge.

Robert Patton entered a conditional guilty plea to one count of possession of child pornography in violation of 18 U.S.C. §§ 2252A(a)(5)(B), (b)(2). He appeals the district court’s denial of his motion to suppress images obtained from a search of his electronic devices. We have jurisdiction under 28 U.S.C. § 1291 and affirm.

A warrant authorized the search for child pornography. Although Patton concedes that the affidavit in support of the search warrant established probable cause to search for evidence of sexual abuse, he argues it was insufficient to establish probable cause to search for child pornography.

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