WASHINGTON, D.C. - The District of Columbia Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Nov. 15 upheld a trial court's ruling in favor of the District of Columbia and a U.S. marshal accused of improperly strip searching all female detainees (Dianna Johnson, et al. v. Government of the District of Columbia, et al., No. 11-5115, D.C. Cir.; 2013 U.S. App. LEXIS 23060).