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Alleged subway gunman Frank James improperly searched, defense lawyers say

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Frank James, 62, is accused of opening fire on a New York City subway train on April 12. His attorneys say FBI agents took his DNA and questioned him in lockup without notifying his lawyers first. The attorneys accused the agents of violating James' rights. A judge ordered that the government respond to the accusations by May 3.
3 months ago·New York, United States

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Alleged subway gunman Frank James improperly searched, defense lawyers say

James' lawyers say he was DNA swabbed and forced to sign documents.

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FBI violated rights of accused subway shooter by taking his DNA, attorney says in court filing

FBI agents violated the accused Brooklyn subway shooter's constitutional rights when they took DNA samples from him and didn't tell his attorneys, according to a court filing by the defense.

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FBI violated rights of accused subway shooter by taking his DNA, attorney says in court filing

By Mark Morales, CNNFBI agents violated the accused Brooklyn subway shooter’s constitutional rights when they took DNA samples from him and didn’t tell his attorneys, according to a court filing by the defense.In a letter sent to US Magistrate Judge Roanne L. Mann, federal public defender Mia Eisner-Grynberg said FBI agents entered Frank James’s cell at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn on Tuesday and took multiple oral swabs of his …

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FBI violated rights of accused subway shooter by taking his DNA, attorney says in court filing - Local News 8

By Mark Morales, CNNFBI agents violated the accused Brooklyn subway shooter’s constitutional rights when they took DNA samples from him and didn’t tell his attorneys, according to a court filing by the defense.In a letter sent to US Magistrate Judge Roanne L. Mann, federal public defender Mia Eisner-Grynberg said FBI agents entered Frank James’s cell at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn on Tuesday and took multiple oral swabs of his …

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Lawyers for accused Brooklyn subway shooter accuse feds of illegally taking DNA sample

Lawyers for accused Brooklyn subway shooter accuse feds of illegally taking DNA sample

3 months ago·New York, United States
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FBI may have violated alleged subway shooter Frank James’ rights with DNA swab, lawyers say

Lawyers for accused subway gunman Frank James’ claimed the FBI may have violated his rights by taking DNA swabs from him in his Brooklyn jail cell.

3 months ago·New York, United States
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