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ID:

716

Date:

2012-05-04

Headline:

TSA Reveals Passenger Complaints ... Four Years Later

Reporter's name:

Michael Grabell

Delay/denial:

Yes

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

ProPublica

City:

Washington, DC

Summary:

Air travelers complained to the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) that its agents have sometimes ignored travelersí medical concerns at security checkpoints and taken property from their luggage.

Notes:

The reporterís 2008 FOIA request elicited eighty-seven pages of records in 2012.

Keywords:

pat-downs, body scans, profiling, Transportation Security Administration, TSA, Department of Homeland Security, DHS, passenger complaints, metal detectors

URL:

http://www.propublica.org/article/tsa-reveals-passenger-complaints-four-years-later


Agencies:

DHS
TSA

States:

DC
FL
MN
TX

Categories:

transportation


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