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Lawmakers to consider airport patdowns

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(KYTX) -  Next year state lawmakers will consider whether to make invasive T-S-A at screening technique at Texas airports a criminal offense.

Longview state representative David Simpson has pre-filed a bill this week that would make it s misdemeanor for security agents at airports to touch private areas on a person's body without probable cause.

Lawmakers open the next legislative session in January.


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