Originally Posted by kshRox01
Students don't have full constitutional rights in school (or in their own homes), due to parental rights and en loco parentis.
That said, the stripsearching for the pill was over the top. However, she broke federal law by dispensing the prescription strength ibuprofen. If you have a daughter who needs ibuprofen for menstrual cramps, make arrangements with school nurse to have a bottle of ibuprofen (with necessary permissions) to be kept at the nurse's office.
Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It would be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron's cruelty may sometimes sleep, his cupidity may at some point be satiated; but those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end for they do so with the approval of their own conscience.
--C. S. Lewis, God in the Dock, p. 292.