Each time she was booked into the Cumberland County jail, Leanne Taylor was strip searched and issued two orange, ill-fitting jumpsuits, a hand towel, blanket and sheet, and a pair of flip-flops.
According to the criminal complaint, Tyler Milton head-butted a correctional officer on the afternoon of May 7, 2018.
Mallory Appleman, 21, is charged with possession of cocaine and deliver illegal articles to inmate. She faces imprisonment of up to three years and six months for each charge.
Michelle Dettman, 47, is charged with felony bail jumping, deliver illegal articles to inmate, possession of methamphetamine, possession of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
More than 140 people have been arrested so far in North Dakota. Those we spoke to told us they were all strip searched, including the chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, a pediatrician from the reservation and actress Shailene Woodley.
Under current law, a person arrested or detained on suspicion of a non-felony crime can be strip-searched if that person will be held in jail or prison for at least 12 hours. The bill would remove the 12-hour requirement.
The bill removes a requirement that certain people must be detained 12 hours for a strip search to be conducted.
A bill that would allow strip searches for some minor offenses received support Monday from local law enforcement ahead of a Senate committee …
Prosecutors accused four Milwaukee police officers Tuesday of illegally strip searching and sexually assaulting nearly a dozen people over a two-year span.
What principle, if any, explains U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s vote in the strip-search case? Kennedy-watchers know that he is deeply sympathetic to arguments based on human dignity.
In yet another 5-4 decision, with the justices lined up predictably, a majority of the highest court in a country that advances freedom and liberty as core values issued an opinion that reads as though it were written for the prison wardens’ association.
The city of Beloit has agreed to pay an Illinois teen $265,000 to settle a lawsuit alleging that he was illegally strip-searched and subjected…
I am appalled at the U.S. Supreme Court for passing a law that allows strip searches at jail for minor offenses such as jaywalking, traffic vi…