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News :: Human Rights
Boston cops seek warrantless searches
18 Nov 2007
This piece in the Globe is all about the slippery slope of the coming police state (we're not quite there YET!)
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Police to search for guns in homes
City program depends on parental consent
By Maria Cramer
Globe Staff / November 17, 2007

Boston police are launching a program that will call upon parents in high-crime neighborhoods to allow detectives into their homes, without a warrant, to search for guns in their children's bedrooms.
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The program, which is already raising questions about civil liberties, is based on the premise that parents are so fearful of gun violence and the possibility that their own teenagers will be caught up in it that they will turn to police for help, even in their own households......

[full text here: http://www.boston.com/news/local/articles/2007/11/17/police_to_search_fo ]

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