Archive for August 20th, 2010

Help Stop Virtual Strip-search Legislation

August 20, 2010

The goal of the bill must be “for other purposes,” because there will be no personal privacy when more and more travelers, both adults and children, are singled out for an extra security check that is in reality a revealing sneak peek at their anatomy, minus their clothes

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Feds: TSA Worker Stole Laptops Left At Airport

August 20, 2010

Prosecutors say the 40-year-old Bayonne resident stole four laptops and then entered false information on claim forms. She worked at a TSA facility in Union.

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TSA Agent Bags Passenger Goods

August 20, 2010

Pepper faces up to ten years in prison and a $250,000 fine when sentenced in November, but more likely will receive six months to one year.

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Following EPIC FOIA Lawsuit, US Senators Raise Questions About Retention of Body Scanner Images

August 20, 2010

The Chairman and Ranking Member of the Homeland Security Committee, along with four other Senators, have sent a letter to the head of the US Marshal Service to ask why the federal agency stored more than 35,000 images from whole body imaging scans taken at the Orlando federal courthouse.

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