Monthly Archives: May 2011

Feds Threaten to Ground Texas Airplanes if Anti-Groping Bill Becomes Law

Written by Stephen C. Webster for Raw Story

Posted by YOS for LTS readers, with the following comment: “You mean there’s actually something the a*&^%$les in Fascistic-Tex and Ye Olde agree on?”

A bill that would criminalize TSA agents who conduct airport patdown searches was scuttled Tuesday night after the federal government threatened to ground all flights out of Texas.

The proposed law would have levied misdemeanor charges against security agents who “intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly [touch] the anus, sexual organ, buttocks, or breast of the other person, including touching through clothing, or touching the other person in a manner that would be offensive to a reasonable person.”

Read more

« Older Entries