Archive for July 13th, 2010

EPIC Seeks DHS Records on Body Scanner Health Impacts

July 13, 2010

Today EPIC filed a Freedom of Information Act request with the Department of Homeland Security for studies conducted by the agency and third parties concerning radiation and health testing of body scanners.

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Full-body scanners at airports: more insult to injury

July 13, 2010

There is a lot wrong with bureaucratic zealots taking pictures of our naked bodies and storing them who knows where. Brace yourself–this is what the U.S. Department of Homeland Security is doing.

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Backlash grows against full-body scanners in airports

July 13, 2010

Opposition to new full-body imaging machines to screen passengers and the government’s deployment of them at most major airports is growing.

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