Gail Atwater's case against the Austin, Tex., police department went all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court. Police can arrest, handcuff and jail people for minor offenses during routine traffic stops, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Tuesday. Atwater, right, is pictured here with her husband, Dr. Michael Haas, left; and children, Anya and Mac.


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