I Stole This Cartoon

April 10, 2012

Stuart Carlson, please forgive me.

Carlson Cartoon

Background:

Florence v. Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Burlington was an issue of constitutional interpretation. Specifically:

Whether the Fourth Amendment permits a jail to conduct a suspicionless strip search of every individual arrested for any minor offense no matter what the circumstances.

By a 5-4 vote, the court decided that it does.