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Donna D’Errico Feels TSA Singled Her Out For Full Body Scan


December 9th, 2010 - 8:39 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Dec 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Baywatch hottie Donna D'Errico has claimed that the TSA singled her out for a full body scan. She has also added that it is her personal ... Read more...

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Donna D’Errico ‘outraged’ over her TSA scan


December 7th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Dec 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Donna D’Errico was left fuming after passing through the full body scanner at the LAX International Airport. She described the whole experience as humiliating and ... Read more...

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Fairground mirrors could resolve TSA scanner controversy, says scientist


November 26th, 2010 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 26 (ANI): Worried that your full-body-scan images at US airports would end up being misused? Well, take a breather, as a scientist has offered a solution- make every naked scan ... Read more...

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SNL Skit Rips Into TSA Procedures


November 23rd, 2010 - 1:42 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) When ‘Saturday Night Live’ released their skit on the procedures of the TSA and their policies of patting down passengers who are trying to board airplanes at American ... Read more...

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Traveller claims she was sexually assaulted during US airport pat down


November 17th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 17 (ANI): A traveller in the US has revealed how she was left shocked and humiliated by airport officials, who patted her down in a way that made her feel ... Read more...

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Video of US man refusing full-body scan at airport goes viral


November 16th, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 16 (ANI): Footage of a US man refusing to undergo a full-body scan at an international airport has attracted more than 210,000 YouTube viewings.John Tyner, a software programmer, was ... Read more...

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California man thrown out of San Diego airport for refusing full-body scan, pat down


November 16th, 2010 - 1:17 am ICT by BNO News
SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- An Oceanside, California man on Saturday morning was thrown out of the San Diego International Airport after he refused a full-body scan and threatened a security ... Read more...

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Radio Host Meg McLain Cuffed for Refusing Full Body Scan!


November 12th, 2010 - 3:07 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Although citizens are supposedly allowed to opt out of having full body scans at airports, a popular blogger and radio show host has made the claim that ... Read more...

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Security checks at US airports to get more ‘touchy’


October 29th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): Security checks at US airports are set to get more 'touchy' for those who opt out of full-body scan, as TSA is set to change its pat-down procedure.TSA ... Read more...

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Memphis pilot refuses full body scan & pat down


October 21st, 2010 - 9:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Memphis, Oct 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A pilot in Memphis was not ready to be scrutinized, insisting that his privacy must be respected.The pilot - Michael Roberts has subsequently contacted his lawyers for ... Read more...

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ExpressJet Airlines Pilot Refuses To Go Through The Security Measures Of A Full-Body Scan And Pat Down


October 21st, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 21, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Michael Roberts, a pilot for ExpressJet Airlines refused to submit himself to a full body scan including an alternative pat while going through the ... Read more...

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US to revamp security rule for foreign travellers


April 2nd, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 2 (IANS) The US will announce Friday a new security system for international airports which will help in identification of passengers suspected to have terror links using intelligence database, ... Read more...

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TSA says that full body scans will now be mandatory


March 18th, 2010 - 12:28 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Mar 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Transportation Security Administration has announced that there are plans in the pipeline, to make the full body scans of passengers compulsory. Earlier there ... Read more...

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TSA Announces Full-Body Scans To Become Mandatory


March 17th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Just a few weeks ago, at the beginning of this month, Janet Napolitano, the Secretary of Homeland Security released a statement that the federal government was beginning ... Read more...

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Full Body Scanners In Eleven Additional Airports


March 6th, 2010 - 3:56 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, the federal government is beginning to send out full body imaging machines to eleven more airports in the United States. This ... Read more...

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Two Pak women barred from boarding plane for refusing UK airport body scan


March 4th, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Manchester, Mar 4(ANI): Two Pakistani women were barred from boarding a flight to Islamabad after they refused to undergo a full-body scan at Manchester Airport, citing religious and medical reasons.According to reports, ... Read more...

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Pope Benedict XVI says ’strip search’ airport scanners breach ‘human dignity’


February 22nd, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 22(ANI): Pope Benedict XVI has spoken out against the use of full body scanners across airports in UK insisting that "human dignity must be preserved"."Every action, it is above ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh signs off sexy body-scan printouts at Heathrow


February 6th, 2010 - 9:48 am ICT by IANS
By Dipankar De Sarkar London, Feb 6 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan isn't intimidated by the full body-scan machines that have been recently installed at London's airports - in fact, he's ... Read more...

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UK airports given green light for full-body scans


January 4th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 4 (ANI): Travellers at British airports will be subjected to a full-body scan after the country's Prime Minister, Gordon Brown, backed the new system.Brown, 58, said the controversial technology, ... Read more...

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UK airport to reconsider x-ray machine trials over fears of child pornography law breach


October 16th, 2009 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.16 (ANI): Britain's Manchester Airport has been forced to reconsider trials of its new revealing x-ray machine over fears the images could breach child pornography laws.Manchester Airport began the year-long trial ... Read more...

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