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Justina For Justice Donating Member (39 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Oct-18-11 09:30 PM
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Arrested by Airport TSA for Reading the U.S. Constitution!
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A California doctor (and retired U.S. Air Force Lieutenant Colonel) was arrested yesterday in New Mexico by TSA and airport police for the crime of reading the 4th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution aloud as she passed through the TSA security checkpoint. She was otherwise totally complying with all TSA search requests and regulations.

It is bad enough that our Homeland Security Agency and their TSA has routinely ignored our Constitutional Bill of Rights, but it appears that they now consider it a potential terrorist weapon.

Read the doctor's story at: www.dailykos.com/story/2011/10/18/1027775/-TSA-Arrests-... (Tales-from-the-Edge-of-a-Revolution-2)?showAll=yes&via=blog_805357
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  -Arrested by Airport TSA for Reading the U.S. Constitution! Justina For Justice  Oct-18-11 09:30 PM   #0 
  - They Were "Provoked", No Doubt  Demeter   Oct-18-11 09:42 PM   #1 
  - It's getting like "Fahrenheit 451". nt  bananas   Oct-18-11 09:44 PM   #2 
  - K&R  Sinistrous   Oct-18-11 09:52 PM   #3 
  - Since TSA is routinely stripping people of their 4th amendment rights, what  LibDemAlways   Oct-18-11 09:57 PM   #4 
  - And shit big-time: more of junior's unconstitutional mania fully embraced and enhanced  indepat   Oct-19-11 11:47 AM   #12 
  - This is not America anymore.  FiveGoodMen   Oct-18-11 10:37 PM   #5 
  - Was it ever?  Magoo48   Oct-19-11 03:40 PM   #17 
     - It used to feel like it was.  FiveGoodMen   Oct-19-11 03:42 PM   #18 
  - The TSA, DHS, and DEA have done nothing to "protect" we citizens.  Dawson Leery   Oct-18-11 10:57 PM   #6 
  - That the she felt she had to read it out loud is [sic] the crime. /nt  jtuck004   Oct-19-11 01:55 AM   #7 
  - Next time she can just wear this and they can read it themselves  biermeister   Oct-19-11 07:31 AM   #8 
  - Thanks! Pretty cool ...  66 dmhlt   Oct-19-11 09:19 AM   #10 
  - If you haven't already read the whole thing, you should.  MineralMan   Oct-19-11 08:28 AM   #9 
  - Read it all. Put myself in their shoes.  Gormy Cuss   Oct-19-11 12:50 PM   #13 
     - That choice is up to you.  MineralMan   Oct-19-11 12:58 PM   #14 
        - You should read it.  Fuddnik   Oct-19-11 02:15 PM   #15 
        - At least I stated a choice. n/t  Gormy Cuss   Oct-20-11 10:21 AM   #20 
  - There is some good evidence that the constitution is now viewed as subversive by police  Fokker Trip   Oct-19-11 09:56 AM   #11 
  - Those terrorists at the ACLU sent me a copy.  Fuddnik   Oct-19-11 02:17 PM   #16 
  - No...  Rebubula   Oct-19-11 04:43 PM   #19 
     - Actually, it only became a "scene" when TSA and the cops overreacted. nt  tblue37   Oct-21-11 04:09 PM   #21 
 

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