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Your DNA or else: Police to collect your genetic material

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The Violence Against Women Act may be about to do violence to Americans' right to privacy.

A U.S. Senate committee has adopted an amendment to the VAWA legislation that would add the DNA of anyone detained by the cops to a federal DNA database called "CODIS."

Note that it doesn't require that you're convicted of a crime or even formally arrested on suspicion of committing one. Mere detention -- might a routine traffic stop eventually qualify? -- will be sufficient for CODISification. (Current law only authorizes blood or saliva swabs and entry into CODIS for people convicted of a crime.)

Ethan ********, a Washington attorney and privacy specialist, notes: " The bill grants states carte blanche to write laws allowing (DNA) collection" even "as a condition of getting a drivers license!"

This proposal is the brainchild of two Republican senators, Jon Kyl of Arizona and John Cornyn of Texas. They say it's necessary to help catch violent criminals -- although the genetic material would remain in the database if the person is detained or arrested but not charged with a crime.



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Re: Your DNA or else: Police to collect your genetic material

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Ethan ********, a Washington attorney and privacy specialist, notes: " The bill grants states carte blanche to write laws allowing (DNA) collection" even "as a condition of getting a drivers license!"


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I can see why they think this might aid in catching criminals, however, I personally feel as though they are going about it all wrong.

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oh no! so, if i'm arrested or detained, the government will have my dna in case i commit a crime in the future?!?! i'm deeply offended. imagine what the could do with it! clone me? find out my probability for cancer and assasinate me before they have to pay for my medicaid? track me down if i ever try to change my identity?

this is something straight out of gattacca!



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DNA is something that is supposed to uniquely identify us much in the same way as fingerprints do. I personally don't see any difference as far as law enforcement goes. Furthermore, there is absolutely no reason why a law-abiding citizen should not have to be uniquely identified in order to obtain a driver's license or passport (sorry, under 21 clubbers).



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if the government wants my DNA I think its only fair that they get it after I get in my money shot with the Bush twins.



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This is fucking stupid. Obviously these dudes were sitting down talking over some beers while coming up with this half-assed idea. A scarily-high percentage of rape kits never even get tested because it's so expensive to test the DNA of criminals we ALREADY have. So we're going to collect more useless DNA that's never going to be used to solve crime? Wtf are we going to do with women's DNA? I think it's pretty safe to say close to 100% of the douchebags that commit rape are male. Do we reeeeally need to waste all that tax money testing people? x 100 This is so stupid that I'm not even worried about it.

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Can someone point out to a theory like this that actually came true?

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