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Can schools search and seize cell phones from students? created 2 years ago on September 24, 2012
This is for an ethical project assigned at school. The full question is:

A Massachusetts high school adopted a policy that allows administrators to seize cell phones from students and search the phones when they suspect a phone might contain evidence of illegal activity. Discuss benefits and risks of this policy. Does it appear consistent with the Fourth Amendment? Court decisions allow schools to search students if there is reasonable suspicion that the student has contraband.With respect to privacy, how does physically searching a student differ from searching a cell phone?