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Monday, April 9, 2012

Strip-Search Case Reflects Death of American Privacy

This horrifying SCOTUS decision invokes memories of the photographs of Jews being stripped naked by the Nazis as they were led to the gas chambers. The U.S. judicial system has crossed the Rubicon. When the Supreme Court specifically authorizes and upholds the right of the police to sexually assault every citizen for no reason, human dignity no longer exists on any level.
What principle, if any, explains Kennedy’s vote in the strip-search case?
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