Court spectator sues judge for drug-t...

Court spectator sues judge for drug-testing him 'on a hunch'

There are 4 comments on the Raw Story story from Jan 7, 2010, titled Court spectator sues judge for drug-testing him 'on a hunch'. In it, Raw Story reports that:

A Tennessee judge who ordered a court spectator to submit to a drug test based "on a hunch" is being sued for infringing on the spectator's constitutional rights.

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Orange, CA

#1 Jan 7, 2010
Just because someone is a judge doesn't give him/her the authority to violate someone's 4th Amendment rights. The judge's "hunch" doesn't provide the probable cause required for "search and seizure" of someone's urine for evidence of drug use.
Farmer Wilson

Mount Juliet, TN

#2 Jan 24, 2010
Corrupt Judges and Cops in Tennessee... imagine that.
Farmer Wilson

Mount Juliet, TN

#3 Jan 24, 2010
Long gone

Nashville, TN

#5 Oct 10, 2010
any updates on this?

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