Feds Store Body Scans; US Marshals Saved 35,000 Images from Just One Courthouse

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Feds Store Body Scans; US Marshals Saved 35,000 Images from Just One Courthouse

Post by Julie on Fri Aug 06, 2010 12:38 am

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August 5, 2010 1:33 PM

Feds Store Body Scans; US Marshals Saved 35,000 Images from Just One Courthouse


Posted by Caroline Black

NEW YORK (CBS/CNET) Homeland Security has announced that body scanners will appear at virtually every major airport in the United States; however, not everyone is happy with what critics call a "virtual strip search," especially since a government agency has recently admitted to saving the images of people in their birthday suits.

Just this week the U.S. Marshals admitted to saving tens of thousands of images recorded at the security checkpoint of a single Florida courthouse.

An associate general counsel with the Marshals Service acknowledged that they had saved more than 35,000 images from the Orlando, Fla. federal courthouse.



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