DNA privacy gets first U.S. Supreme Court test in rape case

Greg Stohr The Washington Post 2/22/2013

(Bloomberg) — When Alonzo King was arrested for assault in 2009 after pointing a shotgun at several people, authorities had no reason to think he was also a rapist.

Then officials swabbed his cheek at the Wicomico County, Maryland, booking facility and ran his DNA through a nationwide database. […]