Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Shorter Anthony Kennedy (for the majority): "No search is unreasonable! Now squat and cough for your overlords!"

Justices Approve Strip-Searches for Any Offense - NYTimes.com


According to opinions in the lower courts, people may be strip-searched after arrests for violating a leash law, driving without a license and failing to pay child support. Citing examples from briefs submitted to the Supreme Court, Justice Breyer wrote that people have been subjected to “the humiliation of a visual strip-search” after being arrested for driving with a noisy muffler, failing to use a turn signal and riding a bicycle without an audible bell.
Also TMN
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