Issue: Whether the Fourth Amendment permits jail officials to conduct a physical, penetrative search of the
vagina and/or anus of a pretrial detainee without a
warrant, probable cause or exigent circumstances,
including in cases of persons detained for minor nonviolent non-drug offenses like shoplifting.
Petition DENIED. Justice Barrett took no part in the consideration or decision of this petition. Statement of Justice Sotomayor respecting the denial of certiorari. (Detached Opinion)
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