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Unformatted text preview: Taylor Rawson Professor Haynes Courts 21 October 2009 What does the Fourth Amendment say? And why is this relevant to this particular case? How did the circumstances make it a case for the Supreme Court? The Fourth Amendment is the guard against unreasonable searches and seizures. It is relevant because a 13 year-old girl was stripped down to her underwear in a school building based on rumors of her possessing IB-profen, which is not allowed in school. It was controversial because the strip search was a violation of rights, but at the same time kids are breaking the law with bringing drugs into school; so it is hard to know when to draw the line at certain situations. Describe the nature of the Oral Arguments. I do not expect you to listen to the entire hour, but please list to at least the first 15 minutes of oral argument and describe the nature of process. Know that during this early period, the attorney arguing is doing so on behalf of the school. Note the others involved in the early period, the attorney arguing is doing so on behalf of the school....
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This note was uploaded on 03/22/2010 for the course POLS 1101 taught by Professor Cann during the Spring '08 term at UGA.
- Spring '08
- Political Science