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Supreme Court Considers If Warrantless DNA Swab Violates ... - NPR

www.npr.org/2013/02/26/172886713/supreme-court-considers-if-warrantless-dna-swab-violates-constitution

Feb 26, 2013 ... Twenty-eight states and the federal government have enacted laws that provide ... The question is whether it is unconstitutional to do that without a ... Supreme Court Considers If Warrantless DNA Swab Violates Constitution ...

JURIST - Why Collection of Arrestee DNA Violates the Fourth ...

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Feb 18, 2015 ... King, determined that arrestee DNA collection is constitutional because it ... (for a crime you did not commit), or refuse to submit a DNA sample and be ... your Fourth Amendment rights violated and being charged with a crime.

Does DNA Testing and Database Cataloguing Violate the ...

www.legalmatch.com/law-library/article/constitutionality-of-dna-testing-and-database-cataloguing.html

Nov 15, 2013 ... Learn more about: Does DNA Testing and Database Cataloguing ... When police swab a suspect's cheek, or obtain blood or semen ... Attorneys and civil rights groups have questioned the constitutionality of this database.

Privacy vs. prosecution: DNA testing gets high court review - CNN.com

www.cnn.com/2013/02/25/politics/supreme-court-dna/

Feb 25, 2013 ... Does DNA testing invade privacy? ... "My daughter gave up her most basic constitutional right -- the right to live ... The police have to have suspicion if they then want to then go search the individual" by taking the DNA sample.

DNA Forensics: Does Taking DNA of Arrestees Violate the 4th ...

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Taking DNA Samples of Arrestees is a highly controversial topic as ... the public while opponents feel that it violates the constitutional rights of an Arrestee. ... If thousands of crimes can be avoided by swabbing the cheek of those who are ...

Forensic DNA Collection: A Citizen's Guide to Your Rights

www.councilforresponsiblegenetics.org/pageDocuments/I6W7Q3D7RM.pdf

You have the right to refuse to allow police to conduct a cheek swab. ... Amendment violation can occur if police mislead an individual; for example, by saying .... Individuals convicted of a crime have fewer civil rights and may not be successful ...

Fourth Amendment and DNA - American Bar Association

www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/events/public_education/DNA and the Fourth Amendment.docx

Issue: Does the Fourth Amendment allow a state to collect and analyze DNA ... During his booking, police took a sample of his DNA by swabbing his mouth and ... that police had violated his Fourth Amendment rights by taking the DNA without a ... One school of constitutional interpretation says that you should put yourself in  ...

Supreme Court upholds DNA swabbing of people under arrest - U.S. ...

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Jun 3, 2013 ... While a cheek swab does constitute a search under the law, the court ..... We the people, thru civil and peaceful means must change the course of this ... Giving a DNA sample is no more a violation of your rights than having a ...

Mandatory DNA Testing Is Constitutional - Lawyers.com

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The DNA sample is taken by swabbing the inside of a person's cheek. ... Civil rights groups have questioned the constitutionality of these laws, claiming that they violate the Fourth Amendment's prohibition against unreasonable search and seizure. ... While a cheek swab does constitute a search under the law, the Supreme ....

Annenberg Classroom - Speak Outs - Is taking a suspect's DNA at ...

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Feb 15, 2013 ... The sample is put in a federal database to check if the suspect is connected ... his Fourth Amendment rights were violated when a DNA sample was taken ... The American Civil Liberties Union stated in an amicus brief that the DNA ... Does DNA collection before a conviction violate the Fourth Amendment?