U.S. Supreme Court OK’s Strip Searches on New Inmates

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The U.S. Supreme Court has held that prison officials may perform strip searches on new inmates, even when they have no reason to suspect the inmate is involved in some criminal activity. Florence v. Board of Chosen Freeholders of County of Burlington, No. 10–945. (2012

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