New “Blood draw warrants” allow authorities to take blood samples with or without your permission. As reported on various local news sources such as WBIR, WATE, WVLT and even on Yahoo News, refusal is no longer an option, as a search warrant can now include body fluids, your own blood in this case.
The story from each media source basically reads the same, as if copied from a carefully worded press release. As is so often the case in a growing police state, that one is presumed guilty and must then pay and fight to prove their innocence. Associated videos to follow the story.
Drivers suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs over the July 4th holiday weekend will be subjected to “no refusal” blood tests, the Knox County District Attorney’s Office says. Read Full Story
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