Airport Body Scanner Suit Won't Get High Court Review

Law360, New York (October 1, 2012, 3:34 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear an appeal from a disgruntled privacy advocate who claims that the U.S. Transportation Security Administration's use of advanced imaging technology devices during airport security screenings amounts to unreasonable searches under the Fourth Amendment.

Rejecting a petition for writ of certiorari filed in May, the high court's action not to take the case cemented an Eleventh Circuit ruling earlier this year finding that the court did not have subject matter jurisdiction because the suit was challenging a final...
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