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New Health Study Finds Airport Scanners Safe

by Libby Zay. Posted Mar 29th 2011 12:30 PM

Rebecca Dolan, AOL

A new health study released yesterday by University of California researchers shows the radiation emitted from the controversial full-body airport scanners does not pose a significant health threat to air travelers, researchers say.
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New York Senator Seeks Body Scanner Privacy Law

by Libby Zay. Posted Dec 6th 2010 01:35 PM
In an effort to discourage the recording and distribution of images taken by full body scanners, a New York senator is pushing for new legislation that would make it illegal for anyone to misuse images taken by full body scanners.
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FAQ: Airport Body Scanners

by Fran Golden. Posted Jan 6th 2010 06:05 PM

Transportation Security Administration

Since our initial interview with the Transportation Security Administration there has been growing opposition to full body scanners at airports including warnings from medical experts that the machines may be more dangerous to passengers' health than initially thought.
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