Archive for November 17th, 2010

Former Assistant TSA Admin admits TSA violates 4th amendment

November 17, 2010

“Nobody likes to have their 4th Amendment violated going through a security line, but truth of the matter is, we’re gonna have to do it.”

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Big Sister’s police state: TSA’s tyrannical tactics threaten American freedoms

November 17, 2010

In Ms. Napolitano’s view, Americans wishing to visit family and friends across the country exercise a privilege granted by the government.

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Representative Duncan breezes through talking points, asks for a LITTLE more common sense

November 17, 2010

He got the talking points mostly right, and probably did a little educating. But his follow through was worthless.

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District Attorney: Feds Are Not Above The Law

November 17, 2010

Hoo-freakin-ray – somebody with prosecution power is finally speaking up.

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CNN pitches softball questions to John Pistole, head of TSA

November 17, 2010

In this video interview you’ll here Anderson Cooper admit that he got an “intimate” patdown, and John Pistole lie about how if you pass the metal detector you won’t get a patdown.

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Anti-gay group targets gay TSA workers

November 17, 2010

Americans For Truth About Homosexuality argues sexuality matters when it comes to same-sex pat-downs at airports

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GOP lawmaker: Full-body scanners violate Fourth Amendment

November 17, 2010

A GOP lawmaker said Tuesday the full-body scanners now employed by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) violate the Fourth Amendment to the constitution, which protects against “unreasonable searches and seizures.”

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