When it appeared that $50 was missing during a school field trip for lanier middle school in texas back in 2013, the middle school resource officer (essentially a police officer the parents of some of the girls filed a federal lawsuit against the school district for the brazenly improper strip search. Schools are allowed to strip search children as long as it is within a reasonable scope but i do not believe we need strip searches in schools according to diana r donahoe, studies have found children who have been subject to a strip search can be greatly traumatized by the experience. Strip-searched them, taking them one at a time into a bathroom, where she check[ed] around the waistband of [their] panties, loosened their bras, and after finding out their children had been illegally strip-searched at school, furious parents filed a lawsuit in spite of admitting the school violated the. The search by two female school employees was methodical and humiliating, ms redding said after she had stripped to her underwear, they asked me the best part of the story the school officials never bothered to ask her if she had pills on her before the strip search they just took her aside and. Strip searches in schools topics: high school, fourth amendment to the united states constitution, public school pages: 6 (2010 words) published: june 5, 2013 the debate that is currently raging in public schools, is whether or not kids in public schools, can be strip searched or not.
But justices worried that allowing a strip search of school-age children might lead to more intrusive actions, such as body cavity searches much of the back and forth was in search of some clarity on whether there is a different standard — and a different sense of urgency — if schools suspect. Safford unified school district v redding, 557 us 364 (2009), was a united states supreme court case in which the court held that a strip search of a middle schooler violated the fourth amendment. Hit & run blog school strip-searches 22 sixth-grade girls because a cop thought they were hiding $50 in their underwear ian allenden / dreamstimewhen $50 went missing during the choir class's sixth-grade field trip, lanier middle school's police officer informed its assistant principal that.
This just in: the supreme court limits strip searches in school find out how by adam freedman august 26, 2011 today, a back-to-school special we take a close look (as it were) at strip searches of students. Although the high court ruled that strip searches were allowed in schools, no province has acted on that ruling and drawn legislation to implement the one of the most scrutinized aspects of these high school strip searches is the lack of dignity that could be felt and how this interrupts with the. The incident at my school was not the first, nor the last in which young kids were made to strip as a result of school administrators bent on proving the search turned up nothing defenders of such tactics insist that limiting schools' ability to carry out searches will invite more drugs and danger into.
Above watch: after the release of a report into a recent strip-search incident, quebec's new education minister agrees student strip searches are humiliating caroline plante has more quebec city — an independent report has concluded high schools in quebec should never strip search their. A third-grader at a north carolina elementary school was subjected to a strip search after claims of stealing surfaced in the classroom union elementary school in clinton made national headlines after cox enlisted the aid of the local television station in righting what she felt was an injustice. School officials found no incriminating evidence after a search of savana's backpack a school nurse and a teacher -- both female -- then escorted savana to a private room where they asked the teenager to strip down to her bra and underwear.
Are strip searches in school legal is an article about a recent supreme court decision on a lawsuit from the family of a young teen girl who was strip searched by female school officials the supreme court ruled that. Strip searches - an invasion of privacy in 2001, the supreme court dealt with a strip search done by a police officer after an arrest read also searches at school schools are responsible for the safety of their students this is why principals and teachers can do searches in some situations.
Civil lawsuit claims 22 lanier middle school students were strip searched (ktrk. Quebec education minister yves bolduc says high school staff are permitted to strip-search students, as long as it's done in a respectful fashion the girl told the newspaper that the female school principal and a female staff member took her to a room in the school and asked her to remove all her. Savana redding, 19, was strip searched six years ago when teachers suspected she had brought prescription pills to school credit chris hinkle for the new york times mr wilson declined a request for an interview and referred a reporter to the superintendent of schools, mark r tregaskes. Not necessarily strip searched, but i was searched many, many times for tobacco products i was once called into the principal's office, which wasn't new because i was almost everyday for pointless things in the office was the assistant principal, our school resource officer, and the counselor.