CA6: State sanctioned blood draws of newborns and keeping the samples stated 4A claim

Plaintiffs stated a Fourth Amendment claim that the state took blood samples from children to check for diseases and then retained them in the Michigan Neonatal Biorepository. Remanded for further consideration. Kanuszewski v. Michigan Dept. of Health and Human Services, 2019 U.S. App. LEXIS 17287 (6th Cir. June 10, 2019).

Officers approached defendant and his companion in a high crime area where the companion had been recently arrested by one of the officers five times. The two separated and attempted to walk away. Then there was a plain view of something discarded. Commonwealth v. Luczki, 2019 PA Super 179, 2019 Pa. Super. LEXIS 556 (June 7, 2019).*

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