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strip-search

to strip a prisoner or suspect naked to search him or her for contraband narcotics. Detailed rules in different systems for different purposes govern quite how invasive the search may be.
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the lower courts, individuals have been arrested and strip-searched for
The students were strip-searched, but found not to have any drugs in their possession.
Du said two policewomen strip-searched her while being detained for four hoursn and that Go and the driver were also subjected to strip searches.
In practice, this usually means that those who are not released within a short time after going through the booking process are strip-searched.
Under California law, a person arrested solely on a misdemeanor charge may not be strip-searched before arraignment unless the arrest charge involves weapons, narcotics or violence or if there is reasonable suspicion that the person is concealing a weapon or contraband.
Bettie hated strip searches so much she wouldn't let me buy her another Coke during one visit for fear she would have to ask to go to the bathroom and be strip-searched going in and coming out.
John Drew, pictured with his father David Drew, was strip-searched at >Llandudno Police Station Hadyn Iball
Justice Department confirmed that Devyani Khobragade was strip-searched.
THESE scanners have been installed at Northern Ireland's toughest prison so republican prisoners will not have to be strip-searched.
In light of a recent $150,000 settlement for a pregnant woman who was illegally strip-searched, Sheriff Lee Baca said Tuesday he is now conducting disciplinary investigations of his employees when claims are first filed.
A POLITICAL row has erupted between Ireland and Scotland over allegations that five Irish girls were strip-searched during a protest at a nuclear submarine base.
SIX police officers should face misconduct proceedings after a woman clubber was strip-searched and left naked in a cell filmed by CCTV cameras, a watchdog said.