Archive for November 7th, 2010

Plane passengers shocked by their x-ray scans

November 7, 2010

The graphic nature of the black and white images it generates — including revealing outlines of men and women — has raised concerns about privacy both among travelers and aviation authorities.

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Groups protest new airport pat-down technique, more body scanners

November 7, 2010

As federal aviation officials increased airport security measures, civil liberty groups fought back, protesting new pat-down search techniques and the growing use of full-body scanners.

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