Trials / Lawsuits

Bob Barr, watchdog weigh lawsuit after TSA refuses disclosure

Posted by on January 26, 2011 at 4:23 pm

Lawsuit may be next as former Libertarian Presidential Candidate Bob Barr’s watchdog LibertyGuard probes TSA, DHS for ‘playing politics with the safety of Americans’ after Thanksgiving security stand-down

Ventura Lawsuit To Re-Ignite TSA Revolt?

Posted by on January 25, 2011 at 1:23 pm

News that Former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura is striking back against being personally subjected to TSA harassment by suing the federal agency is sure to re-ignite a TSA revolt that has led many airports to consider abandoning the TSA altogether and replacing them with private security

Ventura Lawsuit: TSA Pat-Downs Classify as ‘Unlawful Sexual Abuse’

Posted by on January 25, 2011 at 1:19 pm

Former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura is suing the TSA and Homeland Security for humiliating and ‘offensive’ pat-down procedures he’s been subjected to during airport security checks

Seattle Activist Wins Case Against TSA

Posted by on January 24, 2011 at 12:22 pm

On January 21, a jury cleared Mocek of all misdemeanor charges. “I feel good that we had police and TSA on record saying that you don’t have to show ID to fly and that you can use a camera at the airport,” Mocek told KOBTV 4 in Albuquerque.

Seattle man on trial for refusing to show ID to TSA agents

Posted by on January 20, 2011 at 1:21 pm

The Seattle man refused to show TSA officers his ID with his boarding pass, and argued he has a right not to show it.

Judge says DHS can keep images secret that they’re not supposed to even be able to store

Posted by on January 12, 2011 at 12:16 pm

A Washington federal judge allowed on Wednesday the Department of Homeland Security to keep from public view the naked body images of air passengers who were screened at airport checkpoints.

Big Sis Responds In Lawsuit To Suspend TSA Scanners

Posted by on January 5, 2011 at 6:41 pm

The DHS claims that the scanners are fully compliant with Constitutional requirements and that all other claims that the body imaging program is unlawful are “meritless”, “baseless” and “unfounded”.