Usually news involving the TSA is dismal: kids being groped, old ladies being felt up, that sort of thing.
Well, today we have some good news in the fight to maintain dignity and privacy in travel: a Seattle man who was arrested for refusing to show his ID at a TSA checkpoint at the Albuquerque Airport, and for video taping the incident, has won his case in court:
Check out the video he recorded of the incident, which almost certainly helped his case:
Lessons learned? When your rights are being violated, remain calm, and record the situation any way you can.
As an aside, the man was in Albuquerque for the International Drug Policy Alliance Conference, a great event hosted by a great organization.Published in