ERIC Number: EJ607930
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Introduction: Are the Public Schools "Detectably" Safe?
Zirkel, Perry A.
Journal of Law and Education, v29 n2 p193-195 Apr 2000
In the April 1999 issue of this journal, Michael Ferraraccio argues that the justifications advanced for using metal detectors in schools are not sufficiently compelling to outweigh students' Fourth Amendment privacy rights. In the accompanying Counterpoint, Robert Johnson cites lower court cases to support the constitutionality of their used on a random basis in public schools. (Contains 21 footnotes.) (MLF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Fourth Amendment