Thursday, October 21, 2010

Pilot Refuses Full-Body Scan: Says TSA Doesn't Make Travel Safer

'A Tennessee pilot who says he’s tired of being manhandled by security agents is waiting to see if he will lose his job because he refused a full body scan.

ExpressJet Airlines first officer Michael Roberts was chosen for the X-ray scan Friday at Memphis International Airport. The Houston-based pilot says he also refused a pat-down and went home.

The 35-year-old Roberts told The Commercial Appeal newspaper he wants to go to work and not be “harassed or molested without cause.”'

Read the entire article at CBS New York.



Wes Messamore,
Editor in Chief, THL
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