Children

TSA pat-down of baby twins unnessary

Posted by on December 8, 2010 at 9:11 pm

Sun Sentinel (Florida) My daughter and her 8-month-old twins were put through a TSA search at LaGuardia Airport. She was compelled to have her twins separated from each other, forced to stretch their little arms out, lean forward in their carriages and were patted down by a 6-foot-2-inch, intimidating man. I don’t know whether we […]

Rutherford Institute files second suit over TSA procedures

Posted by on December 8, 2010 at 9:06 pm

The plaintiffs include the mother of a 12-year-old girl who was forced to undergo a “virtual strip search” without parental consent; a man with an enlarged testicle due to a youth injury, who was subjected to an invasive pat-down of his genitals by TSA workers; and a woman who had undergone a mastectomy on her left breast, who was left in pain after prodded repeatedly, according to the lawsuit.

Mom outraged over pat-down investigation

Posted by on December 5, 2010 at 9:34 pm

The mother of a young girl who had a full body search in public view at the Sudbury [Canada] airport has accused investigators of sweeping the matter under the rug.

Another lawsuit filed over TSA screening

Posted by on December 5, 2010 at 8:02 pm

A Colorado attorney has asked a federal judge to order the Transportation Security Administration to abandon its airport screening procedures for United States citizens.

Exclusive: TSA frisks groom children to cooperate with sex predators, abuse expert says

Posted by on December 1, 2010 at 12:22 pm

An expert in the fight against child sexual abuse is raising the alarm about a technique the TSA is reportedly using to get children to co-operate with airport pat-downs: calling it a “game”.

Scan or pat-down? With kids, it’s not an easy decision

Posted by on November 30, 2010 at 8:22 pm

BS advice about which evil to choose if you’re dumb enough to bring your kids to the airport these days.

Was autistic teen assaulted by TSA worker?

Posted by on November 27, 2010 at 9:11 pm

Amy Gilmore, the mother of a local autistic teenager is angry after her son received a full body search by TSA agents that she says, went too far.