News & Public Affairs04/07/09 Mitch E. Perry
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This morning, a bill that would take the DNA of all people arrested for felonies in Florida won approval in committee, despite objections from the ACLU.
Currently, DNA is collected only of people convicted of felonies.
But Alachua County Republican Steve Oelrich, a retired sheriff, says his proposal would help protect Floridians from criminals who are repeat offenders.
And Oelrich said that his bill adds protections for the disclosures of DNA records and samples. Intentional disclo...Be the first to comment