TITLE

AIRPORT X-RAY SCANNERS: DO THE BENEFITS OUTWEIGH THE RISKS?

AUTHOR(S)
Trapana, Brent
PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Travel Law Quarterly;Dec2011, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p257
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article addresses the legal issues concerning the use of full body scanners at airports in the U.S. The Fourth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution is outlined which guarantees the protection to people from unreasonable searches. The benefits as well as the potential risks of utilizing the x-ray scanners are also highlighted.
ACCESSION #
69857704

 

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