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Month: June 2013

United States Supreme Court Upholds Warrantless DNA Searches of People Arrested for “Serious” Crimes

In Maryland v. King, ___ U.S. ___ (June 3, 2013) the Court upheld the warrantless swabbing of individuals arrested for what the Court characterized as "serious" offenses. Left open by the Court's decision are the questions of 1) what constitutes a serious offense; and...