DC Circ. Won't Force Body-Scan Rulemaking Deadline On TSA

Law360, New York (September 26, 2012, 6:09 PM EDT) -- The D.C. Circuit on Tuesday shut down a privacy group's bid to force the U.S. Transportation Security Administration to create a policy regulating the use of controversial full-body scanners at airports within 60 days, but said it expected the rules to be in place by March 2013.

The Electronic Privacy Information Center had urged the court in July to require the secretary of homeland security to begin a public comment process or suspend the program. The agency had said it might finalize documents by February 2013....
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