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This commentary previews an upcoming Supreme Court case, Maryland v. King, in which the Court may decide whether requiring an arrestee to submit to a buccal swab for identification purposes violates the arrestee's privacy interests under the Fourth Amendment.
Sitara V. Witanachchi, Maryland v. King: The Fourth Amendment Spirals Down the Double Helix, 8 Duke Journal of Constitutional Law & Public Policy Sidebar 247-269 (2013)