CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Southeast Missouri State's Department of Political Science, Philosophy and Religion and the Political Science Honor Society are sponsoring "Is Involuntary, Warrantless Blood Drawing Constitutional? Missouri v. McNeely in the Supreme Court.
It will be held at 6 p.m. February 20 in Dempster Hall's Glenn Auditorium.
According to the university, Missouri v. McNeely originated in Cape Girardeau and was heard by the United States Supreme Court on Jan. 9, 2013. The central legal question is whether the Constitution protects citizens from having blood evidence extracted and tested against their will and without a warrant in DUI cases.