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Supreme Court upholds strip-searches for jail inmates - Los Angeles Times strip search decision upheld

Kennedy noted there are many definitions to the term “strip search” and said the decision relates to close visual inspection of a person's body.

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday ruled by a 5-to-4 vote that officials may strip-search people arrested for any offense, however.

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: () ; [email protected] YORK – The American Civil Liberties Union today said a split.