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This page covers news about the TSA and airport security.

 

  • 26 Apr 2011 6:07 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    ABC producer says TSA agent felt inside her underwear

     

    "It was embarassing. It was demeaning. It was inappropriate,"

     

    http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2010/11/22/abc-producer-tsa-patdown-worse-gynecologist/

  • 26 Apr 2011 5:59 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Security or On the Job Training? Passengers patted down twice. 

     

     

    ...while traveling through the same airport in Corpus Christi, she was taken in a room, following an opt-out request, and the screener put her hands in her underwear, much to her shock. The reader also noted how she felt embarrassed for having to spread her legs out while she was being screened.

     

    Read more: http://www.reddirtreport.com/Story.aspx/17908

  • 26 Apr 2011 5:53 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Texas joins New Hampshire in proposing legislation to protect airline passengers from sexual assault by TSA agents

     

    http://www.prisonplanet.com/states-rebeling-against-tsa-texas-the-latest-to-legislate-for-banning-grope-downs-naked-scanners.html

     

  • 26 Apr 2011 5:39 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    TSA obstinate: will not chage in spite of passenger complaints

     

     "I wouldn't want my wife to be touched in the way that these folks are being touched."

     

    "I'm not going to change those policies," the nation's transportation security chief declared Wednesday.

     

    Read more: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/40234326/ns/travel-news/

  • 26 Apr 2011 5:32 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Lawmaker arrives home after refusing TSA search

     

    Read more: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/41763824/ns/travel-news/?ns/travel-news/

     

     

     

  • 26 Apr 2011 5:18 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Carry-on bags costing TSA millions a year ?

     

    Napolitano suggests raising the security fees charged to passengers

     

     

    Passengers already pay a fee to cover these costs. Now TSA wants more.

     

     

    Read more: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/41893640/ns/travel-news

  • 25 Apr 2011 8:09 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Israeli Security Expert to Canada: 'Full Body Scanners Useless'

    “I don't know why everybody is running to buy these expensive and useless machines,” Sela commented. “I can overcome the body scanners with enough explosives to bring down a Boeing 747. That's why we haven't put them in our airport.”

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