Archive for August 19th, 2010

We Do NOT Have All the Same Body Parts and Body Scanners Violates Your Privacy

August 19, 2010

When I blog about them or am doing research, I constantly see the same argument, “What’s the big deal, we all have the same parts, get over it.”

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Senators rebuke Marshals Service on full-body scans

August 19, 2010

Six U.S. senators delivered a sharp rebuke to the U.S. Marshals Service on Thursday, saying that they were “disturbed” to learn that thousands of images produced by full-body scanners at security checkpoints were surreptitiously recorded.

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Full-body scans of passengers to start at Sea-Tac in September

August 19, 2010

The first advanced-imaging technology (AIT) units should be installed at security checkpoints in mid- to late September.

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