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Re: [IP] (Fwd) TSA strip search



they searched it in front of me and in front of everyone else.  No private
room.  This was in Phoenix.

On Thu, Dec 29, 2011 at 2:56 PM, <email @ redacted> wrote:

> it was my understanding that  your luggage has to be opend and  searched in
> front of you in a private area?? but good luck
> \
> type 1 diagnosed age 10, in 1975, NPH and R until 1996, N and
>  NOVOLOG/HUMALOG until 2002,Lantus and NOVOLOG/HUMALOG until 2011, pumping
> since
> 2011..
> Minimed medtronic paradigm Revel, one touch ultra link..
>
>
> In a message dated 12/29/2011 4:34:29 P.M. Eastern Standard Time,
> email @ redacted writes:
>
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> It happens to my  daughter every time she flies....they hold her and her
> stuff
> goes  'wherever' - not sure they are really not responsible since they are
> the
> reason you cannot get to your things.....Bev
>
> --- On Thu,  12/29/11, John H <email @ redacted> wrote:
>
> From: John H  <email @ redacted>
> Subject: Re: [IP] (Fwd) TSA strip  search
> To: "email @ redacted" <email @ redacted>
> Date:  Thursday, December 29, 2011, 3:19 PM
>
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> This is a serious issue  for sure and I always dread flying.
> However, when I first quickly read the  title of the email I thought
> someone
> was looking for blood glucose test  strips.
> Silly me   ;)
>
>
>
>
> ________________________________
> From:  "email @ redacted" <email @ redacted>
> To:  email @ redacted
> Sent: Thursday, December 29, 2011 12:52  PM
> Subject: [IP] (Fwd) TSA strip search
>
> Pumpers!!  Got this  today. If you have ideas or connections that
> might help, use them  now.
>
> Michael
>
> ------- Forwarded message follows  -------
> From:    "Linda Kallish"  <email @ redacted>
> Subject:    TSA strip search
> Date  sent:    Thu, 29 Dec 2011 12:36:55 -0500
>
> Hello  Michael,
>
> I am one of the 3 women that were strip searched at JFK  airport over
> the Thanksgiving holiday. First, let me say that I am a  diabetic, on
> a pump and not elderly, unless you consider 66 to be elderly.  What
> happened to me illustrated some of the huge failures with the TSA  for
> people with medical issues. I have tried to contact every agency  I
> can think of to try and get some of these things changed and  or
> improved. The State Senator from NY Michael Gianaris and  Senator
> Chuck Schumer have tried to help. They did get the new 800 number  for
> people to call before they fly if they have any type of  medical
> condition. For me that is a tiny bandaid for what is  really
> happening. The press has sensationalized the strip search part,  but
> they glossed over other just as serious problems. For example,  while
> you wait for a pat down by a TSA agent, and someone takes  your
> belongs from the conveyor belt, the TSA is not responsible when  you
> things are stolen. If you have any suggestions on how I can get  the
> message out there, please let me know.
>
> Thank you,
>
> Linda  Kallish
>
> Phone: 561-742-9555
>
> e-mail:  email @ redacted
>
>
>
>
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