U.S. Supreme Court Sanctions DNA Swab after Arrest

The US Supreme Court has ruled that if a person has been arrested under probable cause by the police, they can be subjected to a DNA swab.

See the CNN story here.

2 responses to “U.S. Supreme Court Sanctions DNA Swab after Arrest

  1. The most interesting part of the dissent:
    “[Scalia] was supported by Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan.”

  2. Perhaps this will add some protection against wrongful convictions.

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