Students sue after deputies pat down 900 of them in a warrantless drug sweep

The incident occurred at Worth County High School in southern Georgia.

Story highlights

  • Suit was filed by a human rights group on behalf of students at Worth County High after an April 14 incident
  • Parent: "The whole community is upset about this. Our children were violated and we're banding together"

(CNN)About 900 students at a Georgia high school were groped by law enforcement officers during a drug sweep that was conducted without a warrant and didn't yield any drugs, a federal lawsuit claims.

The suit was filed by a human rights group on behalf of s