Archive for December 10th, 2010

DA: Traveler out of line by refusing to show ID

December 10, 2010

Phillip Mocek’s trial on bogus charges has been postponed to Jan 20, 2011.

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Critics of ramped-up security wonder where it will end

December 10, 2010

A traveller cannot refuse to answer a custom officer’s questions. Security personnel don’t require any reasonable ground to root through bags.

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Clinton Promises ‘Review’ of Procedures [of elite, not us] After TSA Pat-down of Indian Envoy Causes Stir

December 10, 2010

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Thursday the administration would be “reviewing the policies” after an airport pat-down of India’s ambassador to the U.S. brought a rebuke from New Delhi.

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