Wednesday, January 12, 2005

PROBABLE CAUSE

This link is to a wild story. Our own 8th Circuit Court of Appeals is still doing some good work.

http://www.cnn.com/2005/LAW/01/12/restroom.privacy.ap/index.html

The man was arrested and searched in the public restroom. It seems that despite the 14th Amendment rights that his lawyer suggests, any time an adult male and female go into a restroom together and won't come out, police may enter upon being summoned to a suspicious situation. After all, public indecency is not yet a Fundamental right.