Lazy TSA Agents Let Thousands Of Bags Through Unscreened (But They Gotta See Us Naked)

from the feeling-safer? dept

While the TSA and the US government continue to insist that it's absolutely necessary to see passengers naked before they can get on a plane, it appears that not everyone in the TSA is so committed to such thorough searches. Apparently, the feds are investigating a group of 27 TSA agents in Hawaii who apparently just skipped over the part of their jobs where they were supposed to screen luggage. Instead, they just tagged the luggage, saying it was screened and let it go on planes.

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    Skeptical Cynic (profile), 7 Mar 2011 @ 6:00am

    Re: Re: Laziness or civil disobedience?

    That would be true if it was the airlines that were searching your bags, but it's not. It agents of the Federal government. Not saying you are right or wrong about the constitution applying just that because it is the government you by law can't sign away your rights.

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