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The federal government has tightened security at the federal courts in order to improve safety, like installing metal detectors. Do you think this is a good investment?



 The federal government has tightened security at the federal courts in order to improve safety, like installing metal detectors. Do you think this is a good investment?

Yes, having people go through metal detectors and getting their belongings screened will improve safety.
Votes: 26
56.5%  
No, lawyers should not be subjected to security screening as it will be an undue convenience.
Votes: 20
43.5%  

Number of Voters   46
Start Voting   2017-05-08 00:00:00
End Voting   2017-06-08 00:00:00

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