DC Circ. Orders TSA To Explain Delay On Body Scanner Rule

Law360, New York (August 1, 2012, 10:29 PM EDT) -- The D.C. Circuit on Wednesday ordered the Transportation Security Administration to explain why it hasn't complied with the appeals court's year-old directive to act “promptly” to regulate the use of potentially invasive body scanners at U.S. airports.

In a per curiam order, the D.C. Circuit directed the TSA to respond by Aug. 30 to a petition recently filed by the Electronic Privacy Information Center, which asserted that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security agency has ignored the court's July 15, 2011, order directing it to initiate...
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