Supreme Court Balances Privacy Rights Against Law Enforcement in DNA Collection Case
Maryland v. King
By Kathleen McGuinness – Edited by Pio Szamel
On Tuesday, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Maryland v. King, a challenge to the constitutionality of warrantless DNA sampling of persons arrested for serious crimes. If the policy is found to be unconstitutional, twenty-eight other states and the federal government face potential invalidation of similar laws.Read More...