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Federal Lawsuit Against Oakland Over Public Strip Searches

Henry K. Lee, San Francisco Chronicle, August 21, 2007
Six men have filed a $5 million federal civil rights lawsuit against the city of Oakland, saying police officers conducted invasive and illegal strip searches of them in public. "Every police officer knows that to go into your home, they have to have a warrant," Haddad said Monday. "What we're talking about is an officer going into your pants."

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