The Saturday Podcast – Inadvertent DNA
In Maryland, the High Court rules that a man who sweated on a chair and was convicted of rape based on that DNA sample, which he declined to give voluntarily. Does this mean that we have to wear clean suits everywhere from now on? The two conditions the Court says are necessary to satisfy the 4th Amendment. What lessons are there for us based on the idea that inadvertently shed DNA is now open game for Law Enforcement?
Posted on March 14, 2015, in 4th Amendment, Constitution, Dave, Jeff, Patrick, Podcast, Search & Seizure and tagged 4th Amendment, DNA, DNA sample, search warrant, The Saturday Podcast, unreasonable searches and seizures. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.