The Collective of Lawyers “Sustegnu Ghjuventù” sent an open letter on Tuesday to the public prosecutor of Ajaccio.
“We learned today that high school students going to Laetizia Bonaparte high school in Aiacciu would have been searched near the establishment.
These same high school students would have been marked by the police, on this occasion, with a PMC type spray (coded marking products) whose traces can remain for several months on the skin and clothing.
“This information worries us greatly insofar as, …, the use of this process is not provided for by any legal or regulatory provision …” specify the lawyers.
“These procedures, used outside any specific legal framework, appear to us to be largely debatable, both in terms of domestic law and with regard to respect for freedoms.
and the European Convention on Human Rights” they add, asking the prosecutor to “kindly take the necessary steps to put an immediate end to these practices”